This post is funded by The Beef Checkoff and brought to you by The Motherhood. All opinions in this blog are my own.

The holidays are here and as the only one with kids in my family, holiday parties are usually at my house.  The kids don’t like to leave their new toys on Christmas and I like them home in their own beds when the ball drops on New Year’s Eve.  While I love all the planning, decorating, and cooking, I don’t always like the impact these huge dinners have on my budget.

Luckily this season, beef retail prices are down nearly 10 percent from the highest prices in late 2014, making it easier on your wallet. This is great news as we plan for holiday meals!  

You can expect to be seeing lower prices at the meat case in your grocery retailer. Take advantage of these prices as you shop for roasts, steaks and ground beef this season.  I sure will be, my husband loves steak, and my taco dip with layers of ground beef is a holiday staple in my house.
This 10% savings will definitely help, especially during a time of the year when so much money is already going out.  However, I am always looking for ways to save on my grocery shopping and The Beef Checkoff has some awesome advice.

The Beef Checkoff, the leading authority on all things beef, shares expert tips on how to get the best deals on beef this holiday season and every day.

Now that you know that it’s an option within your budget, are you thinking about Beef for your holiday dinner but not sure where to start?  Beef It’s What’s For Dinner has you covered.

Where to Start
Add roasts to your grocery list this holiday season, an excellent cut of beef to serve friends and family! Here are the resources you need for preparing a perfect roast to wow your guests:
This oven roasting guide will help take the guess work out of this simple preparation method.


Follow this guide to find out exactly how much beef to buy for your guests, no more, no less.

Confused about which roast to buy? Visit the Interactive Butcher Counter for a variety of options – you pick which beef cut fits your needs!

For additional holiday entertaining ideas, browse this recipe collection at

Not sure what to make this holiday? some incredible recipe ideas!  Here are some favorites;

Citrus-Marinated Beef and Fruit Kabobs


Braised Short Ribs with Red Wine Sauce


Beef Stuffing with Apples and Cranberries


Adding beef to your holiday menu offers endless possibilities and is sure to impress.

Stay connected with Beef. It’s What’s for Dinner for more tips and yummy recipes!
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Have a wonderful holiday dinner!

All Images above credited to The Beef Checkoff.


10 Comments on 6 Ways to Save on Beef this Holiday Season!

  1. Rini Desai
    January 25, 2017 at 8:21 pm (2 years ago)

    So many wonderful ways to save on beef

  2. Stacie Haight Connerty
    January 25, 2017 at 10:53 pm (2 years ago)

    Thanks for sharing this. Beef can be pricey.

  3. Sarah Honey
    January 25, 2017 at 11:39 pm (2 years ago)

    Great tips!

  4. Joely Smith
    January 26, 2017 at 12:03 am (2 years ago)

    Love anyway I can save. Will check it out.

  5. Heather Wilson-Vinson
    January 26, 2017 at 12:15 am (2 years ago)

    We are fortunate my husband hunts and we live in a farming community so we rarely have to buy meat, but such good tips for when we do!

  6. Jennifer Borget
    January 26, 2017 at 3:28 am (2 years ago)

    Those look delicious!

  7. Censie Sawyer
    January 26, 2017 at 3:52 am (2 years ago)

    Great information.

  8. Chelley Martinka
    January 26, 2017 at 11:58 pm (2 years ago)

    Great ideas! I love beef, but it can be expensive!

  9. Pie Rivera
    January 27, 2017 at 7:54 pm (2 years ago)

    Fabulous tips! Love it when I can save 🙂

  10. Adriana Nudo
    January 27, 2017 at 10:52 pm (2 years ago)

    I love beef, especially skewers! yum!

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