Poor man’s soup is a quick and easy recipe that will get you the heartiest of soups with the cheapest of ingredients.
This is perfect! When you have a big family to feed, it is sometimes pretty tough to find yourself a good hearty meal that is full of deliciousness without breaking the bank.
1 to 1 1/2 lbs ground beef or ground turkey
1 can (10 oz) diced tomatoes and green chilies (or Rotel)
16 oz. package Del Monte frozen mixed vegetables
6-8 potatoes peeled and diced
1 small onion diced
6 beef bouillon cubes
8 cups water
salt and pepper to taste
Brown meat on stove top and drain grease. Combine all ingredients, heat over low for about an hour. Add salt and pepper to taste and voila- dinner’s served! Enjoy this low-cost meal, which makes enough to serve a family of four for dinner and leftovers for lunch the next day.
This can also be prepared for the crockpot. Simply brown the beef or turkey and combine all ingredients in crockpot and cook on low for 6-8 hours.
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