48 Timeless Recipes from the 1940s That Are Still Delicious Today

This meal fed a family during World War II, when meat was rationed and tokens were used. 

 I still get it when I want something different from hamburgers. Kids love these (as did I!).

Easy Coconut Cream Pie Coconut cream pie has been a favorite for decades.

I produced several of these pies for a 21-man threshing crew!

Like Save And Share

Moscow Mule This 1940s and 1950s cocktail was popular.

The Moscow Mule is traditionally served in a copper mug with lots of ice

Pear, Parsnip, Pecan Salad Before my 40s, I never tried parsnips, but now I love them. I dare your kids to dislike this salad.

For More Stories