New England Fish Chowder
A fresh flavoured and filling soup, from a cook book written for me by Sabrina. It was often made at number 77 and is a meal in itself. Any kind of fish can be used (ie cheapest)
Servings Prep Time
6Servings 15-20minutes
Cook Time
Servings Prep Time
6Servings 15-20minutes
Cook Time
  1. Cut the fish into pieces
  2. Add a pinch of salt to the stock and bring to the boil
  3. Strain into a bowl, reserve the liquid, flake the fish roughly, discarding skin or bones
  4. Add fish and simmer gently for ten minutes
  5. Put the bacon, diced, into the saucepan and cook gently until the fat runs and the meat is crisps, then add the butter.
  6. Cut potatoes into cubes and to the saucepan, along with the onion and mushrooms. Fry slowly for five minutes. Stir in the flour and cook for one minute more.
  7. Remove from the heat and let cool a little. Blend in the warm cooking liquids, then the milk, stirring until smooth.
  8. Return to the heat and stir until simmering. Cook until the potatoes are soft and then add the fish and reheat.
  9. Sharpen the flavour with lemon juice, season and stir in the parsley.
Recipe Notes
Nutrition Facts
New England Fish Chowder
Amount Per Serving
Energy 1357kJ Energy from Fat 452kJ
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 12g 18%
Saturated Fat 4g 20%
Polyunsaturated Fat 2g
Monounsaturated Fat 4g
Cholesterol 99mg 33%
Sodium 721mg 30%
Potassium 1090mg 31%
Total Carbohydrates 17g 6%
Dietary Fiber 1g 4%
Sugars 6g
Protein 36g 72%
Vitamin A 16%
Vitamin C 33%
Calcium 13%
Iron 10%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.