Depression Dinner From Iowa State Fair 1977

1
Martha Price

By
@karenella1

I usually don't post a recipe if I haven't tried it already, but I figured I had better put this one up before it got lost - or destroyed - I just "rescued" it from my husband's hand inches away from the paper shredder! It is on a page torn from a 35-year-old magazine.
It looks and sounds delicious to me, and, other than the bacon, fairly inexpensive.
The not-so-good photo is my photograph of the magazine's photograph!

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
14
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
30 Min
Method:
Broil

Ingredients

  • 3 lb
    lean ground beef
  • 6 large
    carrots, grated (about 3 cups)
  • 1 large
    onion, grated
  • 2 medium
    potatoes, grated, (about 1 and 1/2 cups)
  • 2
    eggs
  • 1 tsp
    minced garlic
  • 1 Tbsp
    salt, or to taste
  • ·
    pepper to taste
  • 14
    slices bacon, (bout 1 lb)
  • ·
    minced parsley (optional)

How to Make Depression Dinner From Iowa State Fair 1977

Step-by-Step

  1. Mix beef, carrots, onion, potatoes, eggs, garlic, salt and pepper.
  2. Divide meat mixture and form into 14 patties. Wrap a slice of bacon around edge of each patty; secure with toothpicks.
  3. Broil or grill both sides to desired doneness. Remove toothpicks. Garnish with parsley, if desired.

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About Depression Dinner From Iowa State Fair 1977

Course/Dish: Beef
Main Ingredient: Beef
Regional Style: American




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