Smoked Salmon Chowder
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INGREDIENTS
  • Servings: 6
  • 8 ounce smoked salmon
  • 1/2 cup chopped onions
  • 1/2 cup chopped celery
  • 1 garlic clove, finely minced
  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • 1 cup diced potatoes
  • 1 cup diced carrots
  • 2 cups chicken broth
  • 1/2 teaspoon thyme
  • 1/4 teaspoon freshly ground pepper
  • 1/2 cup chopped broccoli
  • 1 (13-ounce) can evaporated milk
  • 1 (10-ounce) package frozen corn kernels, thawed
  • Minced parsley
DIRECTIONS
  1. Flake salmon.
  2. Saute onions, celery and garlic in butter. Add potatoes, carrots, reserved salmon liquid, chicken broth and seasonings. Simmer, covered, 20 minutes, or until vegetables are nearly tender.
  3. Add broccoli and cook 5 minutes. Add flaked salmon, evaporated milk and corn; heat thoroughly. Sprinkle with minced parsley to serve.
  4. Makes 6 servings.
RECIPE BACKSTORY
I found this in a cooking magazine several years ago. Of course I changed it a bit but it is great! My father raves about it.