Smoked Haddock Chowder paired with Jost Tidal Bay
This Smoked Haddock Chowder recipe is a classic that whole family will enjoy. Pair it with Jost Vineyards Tidal Bay for a classy dinner upgrade.
|1 lb||Local smoked haddock filets (rinsed and soaked in cold water for an hour), cut into small pieces|
|1||Small onion, finely chopped|
|1/2 cup||Carrot, finely chopped|
|1||Stalk leek, thinly sliced|
|1||Stalk celery, finely chopped|
|2 tbsp||Canola oil|
|3||Medium Yukon Gold potatoes, peeled and cubed to approx. 1 cm|
|2 tsp||Dried thyme leaves (or 2 tbsp fresh thyme)|
|Fresh cracked pepper|
|4 cups||Vegetable stock|
|1 cup||Whipping cream (may substitute with coconut milk)|
- In a large pot on low to medium heat add oil, carrot, celery, leek and onion and allow to soften but not brown.
- Add thyme, salt, pepper, bay leaf and water and simmer for 10 minutes.
- Add smoked haddock, potato and vegetable stock and continue to simmer, covered, for half a hour.
- Reduce heat to low and add whipping cream.
- Portion as desired, adding parsley as garnish prior to serving.
- Serve with your favourite crusty bread or fresh biscuit.
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