SIMPLE NEW ENGLAND CLAM CHOWDER WITH ROASTED CORN + BACON
Okay, confession time.
I don’t eat clam chowder for the clams.
I know. Can we still be friends?
The clams are okay. Sometimes I eat them but if it’s a low quality restaurant or buffet chowder, I often eat around them. I’m into chowder for the potatoes and the rest of the creamy goodness rather than for the clams.
So why not just eat cream of potato soup? I could but I still like the faint briny taste of the chowder. New England Clam Chowder is the embodiment of a winter beach scene. Picture yourself tucked away in a cozy seaside cottage near a crackling fireplace as you watch the choppy waves break over a snow-scattered shoreline. Now imagine that feeling in taste form. Delicious. Read more