$10 Dinners

Ten Dollar Dinners (with Melissa d'Arabian)
Presented byMelissa d'Arabian
Country of originUnited States
No. of seasons7
No. of episodes84
Running time24 mins.
Original networkFood Network
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Ten Dollar Dinners[1] is a television program hosted by Melissa d'Arabian. It debuted August 9, 2009 at 12:30 PM EST.[1] Melissa d'Arabian is the winner of the fifth season of The Next Food Network Star.[2]

The second season of her program premiered in January 2010 on the Food Network. During this season, she received a new kitchen set, which has the set up similar to a home kitchen. The third season of her program premiered in July 2010.

In each episode, Melissa d'Arabian shows the viewers how to cook up a dinner for four people based on a $10 budget. She shares tips she personally uses to save money while shopping. Each episode has its own theme and usually consists of an appetizer, main course, and dessert. In the beginning of each episode she recites her promise: "Four people, ten bucks, infinite possibilities".


  1. ^ a b "Ten Dollar Dinners". Retrieved 26 March 2019 – via www.foodnetwork.com.
  2. ^ News story. Television.aol.com. accessed August 4, 2009 Archived August 5, 2009, at the Wayback Machine