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Potato Dumplings (Depression Food) Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Mabel Johnson Holleman
Added: Wednesday, February 18, 2009

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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
4-5 medium potatoes
1/3 stick butter
1/4 c. milk
Salt and pepper to taste
2 c. flour
2 tbsp. Crisco

Directions:
Directions:
Peel potatoes and cut into cubes, cover with water and cook; add butter milk and salt to taste.
Dumplings - Blend flour and Crisco with water until dough stiffens. Pinch dough into small balls and drop into potatoes; pepper to taste. Stir and eat.

 

 

 

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