Nana's Depression Era Salmon Soup

Nana's Depression Era Salmon Soup Recipe

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dede briscoe


Not for the health nuts...cholesteral A bomb!!! Nana used to make it when times were hard during the depression (1930's)and salmon was cheap...she made homemade bread everyday,and her kids took lard and sugar sandwiches to school on homemade bread[;


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10 Min
15 Min


  • 1 can(s)
    pink salmon (not as good w/fresh];)
  • 1 can(s)
    evaporated milk
  • 3/4 stick
    real salted butter
  • 1 can(s)
    whole milk (poured into empty can)

How to Make Nana's Depression Era Salmon Soup


  1. Melt butter...add salmon (deboned and skinned if you like)simmer until mushy.add slowly while stirring can of condensed milk,and fill that can with whole milk...let cook ,never boil...slower the better...delicious...I add salt!!!pepper

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About Nana's Depression Era Salmon Soup

Course/Dish: Fish Soups, Cream Soups
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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