Boston Browned Potatoes Boston Browned Potatoes Advocate staff photo by TRAVIS SPRADLING -- Boston Browned Potatoes go well with either poultry or meat. ‘The Settlement Cookbook’ Sept. 04, 2013 Comments advocate-tested recipe Boston Browned Potatoes Serves about 8. Recipe is from “The Settlement Cookbook,” a cookbook first printed in 1901 as a volunteer project in Milwaukee, Wis., to help immigrants learn American customs and language. It contains many family recipes from the new Americans. Almost every Jewish home has a well-used copy of “The Settlement Cookbook.” 6 medium potatoes 4 tbls. melted butter Salt Pepper Paprika 1. Peel and quarter potatoes. Place in a shallow baking dish with the melted butter. Coat potatoes and season well with salt, pepper and paprika. 2. Bake in a 400-degree oven for 30 to 45 minutes or add to roasting pan 1 hour before meat is done.