Oyster and Mushroom Chowder

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READY IN: 30mins
Recipe by mollypaul

This creamy chowder is rich, flavorful and deliciously satisfying. From the Southern chapter of the United States Regional Cookbook, Culinary Arts Institute of Chicago, 1947.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Heat oysters in their own liquor below the bloiling point until edges curl.
  2. Drain, saving the liquor.
  3. Melt 1 tablespoon butter, blend in flour; add milk gradually, stirring constantly to the boiling point.
  4. Add cream, shallots, parsley, salt and pepper.
  5. Heat mushrooms in the remaining butter until hot, but do not brown.
  6. Add mushrooms, oysters, and oyster liquor to cream sauce.
  7. Serve hot.

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