Poor Man's Soup

Poor Man's Soup Recipe

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Stephanie Corbitt


Great go-to recipe when you're not in the mood for a big production, but want to be full and happy!


★★★★★ 2 votes

10 Min
15 Min
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1 lb
lean ground beef
potatoes, peeled and cut up
2-4 c
milk (depends on how much you want to make)
onions, chopped (or onion powder)
2-3 c
uncooked macaroni
salt & pepper to taste

How to Make Poor Man's Soup


  • 1In a large skillet over medium heat, brown the beef and drain the excess fat.
  • 2Bring the potatoes to a boil then reduce heat and cook till tender. Pour off half the water.
  • 3Add the browned beef, milk, onion (powder) and macaroni. Simmer till the macaroni is cooked. Add salt and pepper to taste.


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About Poor Man's Soup

Course/Dish: Beef Soups
Main Ingredient: Beef
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids, Healthy

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