Depression Era Coronation Cake Recipe (Fixed Upload) Thanks everyone – I’ve edited in the missing step of adding the sour cream. Ingredients: 2 cups of flour 1 teaspoon soda Pinch of salt ΒΌ tsp cloves [More]
We are back in the kitchen with another depression era recipe from a cookbook published in 1930 – 1930 Cheese Custard Recipe. Ingredients: 1 pound cottage cheese 1 cup granulated sugar 4 eggs separated 1 [More]
Canadian War Cake OR Depression Cake OR Hoover Cake Or Eggless, Butterless, Milkless Cake… Whatever name you use for this cake recipe it was born out of the hard times of war, and then used [More]
Clara’s Official Website: Nana always substituted fish for other meats during lent and Good Friday. This is one of the last videos we made to be included in her series. We lost the HD [More]
Are you looking for a low sugar (but still sweet) oil free (but still super moist) Home made bran muffin recipe? Then this 1938 Depression Era Bran Muffin Recipe is for you! The recipe uses [More]
My mother grew up during the Great Depression and this is one of the recipes that her family used to eat and she continued to make for me when I grew up. My grandmother used [More]
We’re celebrating our favorite Auntie Fee with her ‘How to Feed 7 People of $3’ recipe. Thanks, lovely Chad, for suggesting this video and of course, big thanks to Auntie Fee. May you rest easy. [More]
Glen is back in the kitchen making recipes from our stash of depression era recipe books. This week he makes a 1938 Depression Era Chop Suey Recipe. American chop suey recipes go by a few [More]
Welcome back to another episode of Hard Time where I explore food and recipes from times of hardship. Today, I’m making a recipe, from the days of Japanese internment that uses army provisions to make [More]
This is my grandma’s Great Depression cabbage and dumping recipe. For those looking for a super frugal vegetarian meal or an easy side dish, this 10 minute recipe is one to try! Cheap meals are [More]