Feed the gang (a few times!) for less

Why pay for expensive takeout? Save time and money by loading up on those big family-value packages of chicken, sausages, pork chops and ground beef. Then follow our lead to quickly turn them into a duo or trio of meals - one for dinner tonight, the rest to stock your fridge or freezer

Chicken drumsticks (16 per package)
Sausages (16 per package)
Pork chops (about 8 per package)
Ground beef (about 3 lb (1.5 kg)