East Hampton Clam Chowder - Ina Garten

Recipe by MsPia
READY IN: 30mins
SERVES: 6-8
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Melt 4 Tbs butter in a large stock-pot. Add the onions and cook for 10 minutes or until translucent.
  • Add the celery, carrots, potatoes, thyme, salt and pepper and saute for 10 more minutes.
  • Add the clam juice, bring to boil and simmer uncovered until the vegetables are tender, about 20 minutes.
  • In a small pot melt remaining butter and whisk in flour. Cook over low heat for 3 minutes, stirring constantly.
  • Whisk in a cup of the hot clam juice and then pour the mixture back into the cooked vegetables. Simmer for a few minutes until the broth is thickened.
  • Add the milk and clams and heat gently for a few minutes to cook the clams. Taste for salt and pepper. Serve hot.
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