Clam Chowder Recipes

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    Instant Pot Clam Chowder

    3 reviews

    Clam chowder is especially tasty when it's served with a sprinkle of fresh thyme, bacon crumbles and crispy oyster crackers on top. If you like your chowder on the thick side, add another tablespoon of flour after it is done in the pressure cooker. —Taste of Home Test Kitchen

    Jazzed-Up Clam Chowder

    1 review

    No one ever guesses that my dressed-up chowder comes from canned ingredients. —Josephine Piro, Easton, Pennsylvania


    Traditional New England Clam Chowder

    5 reviews

    I left a cruise ship with a great souvenir...the recipe for this splendid chowder! It's a traditional soup that stands...


    Mom’s Clam Chowder

    1 review

    When we lived in Michigan, this was a perfect comforting soup when blustery winds blew into town. The steaming bowls...


    Makeover Mom’s Clam Chowder

    3 reviews

    When we lived in Michigan, this was a perfect comforting soup when blustery winds blew into town. The steaming bowls...

    Best Clam Chowder

    6 reviews

    I serve this cheesy chowder every Christmas or New Year's. Throughout the year, I substitute the potatoes and clams with...


    Golden Clam Chowder

    12 reviews

    This is comfort food at its best! Yes, you can have a warm bowl of homemade clam chowder for dinner...

    Easy Clam Chowder

    2 reviews

    This recipe comes from an old college friend. Pair steaming bowlfuls with sourdough bread and a green salad. —Kristy Doty,...


    Cheesy Clam Chowder

    I never thought I'd be able to duplicate the excellent taste of hearty clam chowders found in many restaurants, but...


    Manhattan Clam Chowder

    7 reviews

    I typically serve this chowder with a tossed salad and hot rolls. It is easy to make and tastes wonderful...


    Potato Soup in Bread Bowls

    This heartwarming main course from Cheryl Cor of Auburn, Washington helps her husband get a swift yet satisfying meal on...

    Creamy Clam Chowder

    19 reviews

    At our Pittsburgh competition, Lori Kimble's rich and satisfying chowder took top honors. She relates, "This family favorite is perhaps...


    Slow-Cooked Manhattan Clam Chowder

    5 reviews

    I came up with this simple, delicious soup years ago when my husband and I both worked. It's easy to...


    Low-Fat Clam Chowder

    You’d never guess that a rich and creamy clam chowder could be low-fat, but this one is! With lots of...


    Quick Clam Chowder

    3 reviews

    Not only is this soup a quick fix, but it's oh-so-tasty. Dressing up canned soups allows you to enjoy the...


    Clam Chowder for One

    2 reviews

    If you love the classic clam chowders served in many restaurants, I know you'll enjoy this recipe. It tastes better...

    Clam Chowder for 60

    When my mobile home park put on a "Soup Day" potluck, this is the recipe I made. Everyone agreed it...


    Microwave Clam Chowder

    1 review

    From Turlock, California, Mary Jane Cantrell contends, "This tastes as good as chowder served at restaurants on Fisherman's Wharf in...


    Bacon Clam Chowder

    3 reviews

    Chopping the clams into tiny pieces adds big flavor to this full-bodied chowder from Betty Lineaweaver. “Everyone says it's the...


    Simple Clam Chowder

    1 review

    "I tried for years to re-create a popular clam chowder from a local restaurant," recalls Kathleen Buenemann of New Haven,...


    Healthy Clam Chowder

    1 review

    "I make this chowder for our annual Souper Bowl luncheon at work, and everybody loves it!" comments Chris Sheetz of...


    Easy New England Clam Chowder

    5 reviews

    "While vacationing in the New England states, we enjoyed a delicious clam chowder," recalls Rosann McWherter of Dublin, California. "When...


    Potato Clam Chowder

    3 reviews

    I ran across this recipe in one of my antique cookbooks. It's a timeless classic I like to prepare for...


    Clam Chowder for a Crowd

    "Clam Chowder for a Crowd is a very popular dish at church camp and our family reunion," notes Mrs. Lynn...

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    Corny Clam Chowder

    Cream gives richness to the canned items that make up this satisfying chowder. "I sometimes make it in the slow...


    Thick ‘n’ Quick Clam Chowder

    2 reviews

    "You'd never guess that this thick, rich soup is a blend of convenient canned ingredients," promises Betty Sitzman of Wray,...


    Clam Chowder

    7 reviews

    —Rosemary Peterson, Archie, Missouri


    Quick and Easy Clam Chowder

    6 reviews

    Here's a quick chowder that's been in my family for over 30 years. I make a big pot to take...


    Haddock Clam Chowder

    We modified a recipe shared by Doris Berquist of Fort Mohave, Arizona to take advantage of leftover cooked fish. The...


    New England Clam Chowder

    23 reviews

    I wasn't satisfied with other recipes I came across for clam chowder, so I devised this one. Everyone who's tried...