Smoked Salmon and Wild Rice Chowder
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- 3 cups water
- 3⁄4 cup wild rice
- 2 tablespoons olive oil
- 1 onion, diced
- 1 large garlic clove, minced
- 1 stalk celery, diced
- 1 green bell pepper, finely diced
- 1 small sweet potato, finely diced
- 4 cups chicken stock or 4 cups vegetable stock
- 1 teaspoon dried ancho chile powder
- 1 (5 ounce) can smoked salmon with liquid
- 1⁄4 cup heavy cream
- In a saucepan, bring water to a boil and cook wild rice for 30-45 minutes or until tender. Drain and set aside.
- Meanwhile, heat oil and sauté onion, garlic and celery. Cook, stirring often, until vegetables soften. Stir in green pepper and sweet potato and cook for 1 minute.
- Stir in stock and chile powder. Increase heat to high and bring to a boil. Reduce heat and simmer 8-10 minutes until sweet potato is tender.
- Stir in cooked wild rice, salmon with liquid and cream. Cook for 5 minutes or until heated through. Season to taste with salt.
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