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Cheddar Fish Chowder

Dairy Farmers of Canada
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6 slices side bacon, chopped
1/2 cup (125 mL) thinly sliced celery
1/2 cup (125 mL) thinly sliced onion
1 pkg (14 oz/ 400 g) frozen fish fillets, partially thawed
2 cups (500 mL) peeled and diced potatoes
2 cans chicken broth, 10 oz (284 ml each)
1/4 tsp (1 mL) ground thyme
1 bay leaf
1/2 cup (125 mL) butter
1/3 cup (80 mL) all-purpose flour
4 cups (1 L) Milk
2 cups (500 mL) shredded Canadian Cheddar* cheese

Yields: 8 to 10 servings

See full recipe: https://www.dairygoodness.ca/recipes/cheddar-fish-chowder?source=calendar
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  • Course Soups & Creams
  • Prep. Time 10 mins
  • Cooking Time 25 mins
  • Yields 8 to 10 servings
  • Course Soups & Creams
  • Prep. Time 10 mins
  • Cooking Time 25 mins
  • Yields 8 to 10 servings

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Ingredients

6 slices side bacon, chopped
1/2 cup (125 mL) thinly sliced celery
1/2 cup (125 mL) thinly sliced onion
1 pkg (14 oz/ 400 g) frozen fish fillets, partially thawed
2 cups (500 mL) peeled and diced potatoes
2 cans chicken broth, 10 oz (284 ml each)
1/4 tsp (1 mL) ground thyme
1 bay leaf
1/2 cup (125 mL) butter
1/3 cup (80 mL) all-purpose flour
4 cups (1 L) Milk
2 cups (500 mL) shredded Canadian Cheddar* cheese

Preparation

In large saucepan, cook bacon until crisp. Remove bacon with slotted spoon and set aside. Over medium heat sauté celery and onion in bacon drippings until tender.

Cut fish into 1/2 inch (1 cm) pieces. Add to saucepan along with potatoes, chicken broth, thyme and bay leaf. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat, cover and simmer 10 minutes or until potatoes are tender.

Meanwhile, melt butter in medium saucepan. Blend in flour and gradually stir in milk. Cook and stir over medium heat until mixture boils and thickens.

Remove from heat, add Canadian Cheddar cheese and stir until cheese is melted. Stir into fish mixture. Discard bay leaf and season to taste with salt and pepper. Top with reserved bacon and serve.

Tips

* Or you can use shredded Canadian Gouda, Fontina, Brick or Colby cheese.

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Did you know?

With over 400 Canadian cheeses to choose from, you can explore a new, delicious flavour every day for the next year and more!

Discover cheese varieties in the Canadian Cheese Repertoire

Did you know?

With over 400 Canadian cheeses to choose from, you can explore a new, delicious flavour every day for the next year and more!

Discover cheese varieties in the Canadian Cheese Repertoire

Nutritional Info

Per serving
Energy: 397 Calories
Protein: 21 g
Carbohydrate: 16 g
Fat: 28 g
Calcium: 28 %
Fibre: 1 g
Sodium: 584 mg

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