Submitted By: Erin C. from Delaware

Depression Food/One-Pot Meal

Prep Time

40 minutes

Cook Method

Range Top

Categorized under: Dinner

Oven Temp: Medium

Ingredients

  • Potatoes
  • Onion
  • Mushrooms
  • Ham
  • Butter
  • Corn
  • Seasonings (salt and pepper)

Directions

Cook peeled potatoes in large pot. Just before completely cooked, add sliced onion. Drain off most of the water. Add bite-sized pieces of ham, mushrooms, corn - fresh if available or any other vegetable your family likes. Cook until heated through. Add butter and seasonings and serve.

Notes

My kids called this Depression Food and the name stuck. I called it a one-pot meal. We also cook this over a campfire whenever possible.