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Barb Zabinsky's

New England Clam Chowder
(white creamy base)

Vegetables used in this recipe
Celery, Onions, Potato

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8 cups vegetable or chicken stock*

6 strips, thick cut bacon, diced

1 onion, chopped

3 stalks of celery, chopped

3 - 4 potatoes, cubed

2 – 10oz cans of clams, including juice
(or equivalent of fresh or frozen clams)

Salt & pepper, to taste

1 ½ cups cream

3 tbsp butter
Fresh chopped parsley

*Check out the great stocks and broths from our community partner, Pacific Foods


In a large pot, melt 1 tbsp butter and add bacon. Cook until soft.

Add onion and celery. Sauté for about 3 minutes.

Add water and soup base.

When almost boiling, add potatoes, salt & pepper.

Simmer until veggies are cooked, about 20 minutes.

Add clams and simmer for 2 more minutes.

Add heavy cream, remaining butter and parsley.

Simmer until cream is heated.

Serve & enjoy.

Recipe courtesy of
Barb Zabinsky


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