1938 Depression Era Potato Soup Recipe

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Nov. 19, 2019

1938 Depression Era Potato Soup Recipe. As we found out - this is a great starting point for all kinds of flavour additions.


Potatoes 8 Medium
Onion 2 Small
Salt To Taste
Pepper To Taste
Butter 1 Tablespoon
Milk 1 Quart



1. In a stock pot place the potatoes, onions, and just enough water to cover.

2. Boil until potatoes are soft.

3. Mash without draining, add butter, milk, and salt & pepper to taste.


4. Serve and Enjoy!

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Easy
Cook Time: 30 Minutes
Ready In: 30 Minutes
Servings: 4