Barbra Bush's All American Clam Chowder

I love clam chowder soup & found this recipe to be very easy & delicious. I found it in Woman's World many, many years ago & it ios the only calm chowder soup I make.

Ready In:
35mins
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ingredients

  • 4 tablespoons butter or 4 tablespoons margarine
  • 4 tablespoons flour
  • 3 slices bacon, cut into 1 inch pieces
  • 1 medium onion, finely chopped
  • 1 can clam, drained reserving juice
  • 1 large potato, cubed
  • 1 can cream of celery soup
  • 1 12 cups milk
  • 1 dash pepper
  • oyster crackers (optional)

directions

  • Cook bacon until crisp.
  • Drain on paper towel.
  • Saute onion in same skillet as bacon until soft.
  • Add clam juice& potatoes.
  • Cover& cook over low heat until potatoes are tender, 15 min.
  • Melt butter in sauce pan.
  • Add flour& mix together.
  • Add milk& blend until smooth.
  • Add clam juice& potatoes; cook& stir until thickened.
  • Add soup, bacon, clams,& pepper; cook over low heat until heated through, Serve with oyster crackers, if desired.
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"I love clam chowder soup & found this recipe to be very easy & delicious. I found it in Woman's World many, many years ago & it ios the only calm chowder soup I make."
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  1. Ven-Jor Mom
    I used to make this years ago, the entire family loved it. It is good to see that this recipe is still out there
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  2. buzz4445
    Prepared, it looks good, taste is bad.
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  3. Carmen B.
    I love clam chowder soup & found this recipe to be very easy & delicious. I found it in Woman's World many, many years ago & it ios the only calm chowder soup I make.
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