Clam Chowder ( Crock Pot)

Cassie *


Let the slow cooker tend to the cooking of this delicious chowder.


★★★★★ 2 votes

4 - 5
15 Min
6 Hr 30 Min
Slow Cooker Crock Pot


  • 1
    onion, chopped
  • 2
    celery ribs, sliced
  • 2-3 oz
    pancetta or lean bacon, finely diced
  • 1/4 c
    all purpose flour
  • 1 1/2 c
    cold water
  • 2 c
    half and half
  • 1 1/4 lb
    russet baking potatoes ( about 4 medium) peeled and cut into small cubes
  • 3/4 tsp
    dried thyme leaves
  • 2 - 6 oz
    cans chopped or minced clams
  • 1/4to 1/2 tsp
    season salt
  • 1/4 tsp
    freshly ground pepper
  • ·
    chopped fresh parsley for garnish

How to Make Clam Chowder ( Crock Pot)


  1. In a crock pot, combine the onion, celery, and pancetta.
  2. Whisk the flour into 1/2 cup of cold water. Stir into the vegetables in the crock pot.

    Stir in the remaining cup of water and add the potatoes and thyme.
  3. Drain the liquid from the clams into the cooker; reserve the clams in the refrigerator.

    Cover and cook on low heat setting about 6 hours, stirring once or twice, if possible, until the potatoes are tender, but not mushy and falling apart.
  4. Increase the heat to high. Stir in the reserved clams, half-and-half, seasoned salt, and pepper.

    Cook, uncovered, on high 30 to 40 minutes, stirring occasionally.

    Serve hot, garnished with sprinkling of parsley, pancetta,bacon or cheese.

Printable Recipe Card

About Clam Chowder ( Crock Pot)

Course/Dish: Chowders
Main Ingredient: Seafood
Regional Style: American
Hashtags: #chowder #Clam

Show 2 Comments & Reviews

Satisfying Soup Recipes To Warm Your Belly

Satisfying Soup Recipes to Warm Your Belly

Kitchen Crew

It's been cold. Actually, I'm not sure cold is the right word. Frigid may be more appropriate. While the temperature typically dips where I live in the winter, this is...

13 Quick And Easy Instant Pot Soup Recipes

13 Quick and Easy Instant Pot Soup Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Crock Pot soup recipes are so 2017. Welcome to the new year people! Check out these easy, quick and absolutely delicious Instant Pot soup recipes that are sure to become...

15 Budget-friendly Soup Recipes

15 Budget-Friendly Soup Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

When the weather cools down, soup season heats up. Soups are a great dinner option because they're easy on the wallet and make enough for leftovers. If you're looking for...