Recipe

Corn, Potato and Shrimp Chowder

Ingredients

Quantity Ingredient
2 tsp. Vegetable oil
1 Sweet onion, finely chopped
1 clove Garlic, minced
1 tsp. Dried dill weed
Pepper  
1 Potato, peeled, cut into ½ inch cubes
1 ½ cups Corn kernels, fresh or frozen (thawed)
2 cups Water
¼ cup All-purpose flour
2 cups 1% Milk
1 lb Raw medium size shrimp, shell off
1 tsp. Lemon zest, grated
3 tbsp. Lemon juice, fresh squeezed

 

Instruction

  1. In a large pot, heat oil over medium heat.
  2. Sautḗ onion, garlic and dill weed for about 5 minutes or until the onions are softened.
  3. Stir in potatoes, corn and water; bring to a boil over high heat.
  4. Cover, reduce heat to medium-low and simmer for 5-10 minutes or until the potatoes are almost tender.
  5. Increase heat to medium.
  6. Whisk flour into the milk and gradually stir this into the pot. Stir gently.
  7. Stir in shrimp. Simmer, uncovered and stirring gently but often for about 5 minutes – until the shrimp are firm and pink and the soup has thickened. – do not let this boil.
  8. Stir in lemon zest and juice.
  9. Season with pepper, to taste.

 

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