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Creamy Clam Chowder
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Delicious clam chowder with bacon.

Rating:
Prep Time: 20 minutes
Cook Time: 1 hours
Difficulty: Easy

Nutrition Facts

Makes 10 servings
Amount Per Serving
Calories 206.3
Total Carbs 14.9 g
Dietary Fiber 0.5 g
Sugars 7.2 g
Total Fat 7.1 g
Saturated Fat 3.6 g
Unsaturated Fat 0.3 g
Potassium 604.6 mg
Protein 17.0 g
Sodium 579.8 mg
Dietary Exchanges
1 1/2 Fat , 1/2 Vegetables , 2 Lean Meat
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Servings
Ingredients

6 each  Bacon, cured, lower sodium
2 each  medium celery stalk
1 each  medium onions
0 1/4 cup  butter
2 tbsp  white all purpose flour
24 oz  clam juice
1 quart  fat free half and half
4 cup  Clams, mixed species, raw
1 pinch  white pepper
Directions
  1. In a medium skillet over medium heat, cook bacon, celery and onion until onion is translucent. Remove from heat and set aside.
  2. In a large saucepan, melt butter over medium heat. Whisk in flour to form a roux, cooking until bubbly.
  3. Whisk in clam juice, until smooth. Stir in onion mixture. Pour in half and half, stirring constantly.
  4. Stir in clams, reduce heat and simmer 30 minutes.
  5. Season with pepper and serve.

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