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By tsunad

Rate this recipe 4.1/5 (31 Votes)
Clam chowder 5 Pictures
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Servings 6
Level of difficulty Average
Preparation time 10
Cooking time 35
Cost Average budget

  • 2 slices of bacon (not smoked
  • salt pork)
  • 2 bay leaf
  • 1 cup chopped onion
  • 1 cup chopped celery
  • 2 cups potato
  • 1 cup carrot (can replace with another cup of potato)
  • 4 cups half and half (mix 1/4 cup whipping cream to 3/4 cup whole milk per cup)
  • 2 cans chicken broth (no salt)
  • 2 cans clams with liquid
  • 1 can of hot water
  • 1 can worth of mini scallops (can replace with a 3rd can of clams)
  • 1/3 cup of butter
  • 1/2 cup of flour

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  • 2 T Butter
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  • 1 can sweetened condensed milk (I use Eagle brand)
  • 1/3 c white vinegar
  • 1 tsp garlic powder
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  • 1 c lukewarm water
  • 2 1/2 tsp dry active yeast
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  • 8 assorted color bell peppers
  • sliced
  • 3 large onions
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  • 1 1/2 cup macaroni pasta
  • 2 tbspbutter
  • 2 tbsp flour
  • 1/2 tsp French mustard
  • 1/2 tsp onion powder
  • 1/2 tspgarlic powder
  • 1 cup milk
  • 1 cup chicken stock
  • 3 cups strong cheddar
  • 2 cups American cheese
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  • 1 Green Pepper
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  • 2 Medium Onions
  • 2 TSP Celery Salt
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  • 2 Level TSP Ground Red Pepper
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  • 6 chicken breast(cooked and boiled)
  • 2 cans of cream of mushroom & chicken soup
  • 1 cup of milk
  • 1 3/4 cup chicken broth
  • 1 stick of butter
  • 1 bag of cornbread stuffing
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  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 4 cups sugar
  • 1 cup milk
  • 1/2 cup cocoa
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  • 1 cup peanut butter
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  • 1/2 Cup butter
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