Best Ever Clam Chowder

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Missy Wimpelberg

By
@MWimpelberg

This is one of my husband's favorite soup. It is quick and easy to make.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
4-6
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
20 Min

Ingredients

  • 2 can(s)
    (6 1/2 ounce cans) clams
  • 1 c
    chopped onions
  • 1 c
    chopped celery
  • 3 c
    diced potatoes
  • 1/4 c
    butter
  • 1/4 c
    flour
  • 2 c
    half and half cream
  • 2 c
    milk
  • 1/2 tsp
    sugar
  • 1/2 tsp
    vinegar
  • 4-5 slice
    cooked bacon, chopped

How to Make Best Ever Clam Chowder

Step-by-Step

  1. Drain juice from clams and pour over potatoes. Add enough water to cover. Cook for about 10 minutes then add sugar, vinegar and salt. Cook until potatoes are tender.
  2. Melt butter, saute celery and onions; then add flour and blend. Add half/half and milk stirring constantly. Add potatoes (do not drain) and mix thoroughly. Add clams and cook for another 5 minutes or so (since the clams are generally already cooked you are basically heating them up). Garnish with crisp bacon
  3. Serve steaming hot with your favorite bread.

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About Best Ever Clam Chowder

Course/Dish: Chowders
Other Tag: Quick & Easy



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