Quick Seafood Chowder Recipe | Abel & Cole
Quick Seafood Chowder
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Prep: 5 mins
Cook: 25-30 mins
This here chowder be a creamy soupy stew. And it's fantastic with our sustainable fish pie mix and our award winning milk from the Goslings farm in Wiltshire. Ciao chow.
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717 kcal
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Ingredients you'll need
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  • 1 onion
  • 2 sticks of celery
  • 2 large handfuls of baby leaf spinach
  • 2 potatoes
  • 500ml full cream milk
  • A pack of fish pie mix
From your kitchen
  • 1 tbsp of olive oil
  • Sea salt
  • Freshly ground pepper
  • 200ml hot water
You'll need
  • Large pan with a lid
  • Measuring jug
  • Hand blender or masher
Step by step this way
  • 1.

    Peel and finely chop the onion. Trim and rinse the celery. Finely slice. Rinse the baby leaf spinach in a colander. Pat dry with kitchen paper. Pop to one side for later.

  • 2.

    Heat 1 tbsp olive oil in a large pan with a lid. Add the onion and celery. Season with a little salt and pepper. Cook over a medium heat for 5 mins. Stir occasionally till softened and glossy.

  • 3.

    Fill the kettle and boil it. Peel the potatoes. Chop into chunks around 2 cm across.

  • 4.

    Add the potatoes to the pan and stir fry for a min. Stir in the milk with 200ml hot water from the kettle. Cover. Simmer gently for 15 mins till the potato is tender.

  • 5.

    Remove the pan from the heat. Carefully pour half the chowder into a bowl or jug. Use a hand blender to blitz. Pour back into the pan with the rest of the chowder.

  • 6.

    Return to the heat and add the fish pie mix. Cover and simmer for 5-8 mins till the fish just flakes. Stir in the spinach. Cover for 1 min till everything is cooked through and the spinach is wilted.

  • 7.

    Taste the chowder. Season with some salt and pepper if you think it needs it. Serve in large warm bowls.

  • Tip

    Gimme a hand
    Don’t have a hand blender? You can use a food processor or masher to get your chowder nice and smooth. If you prefer a chunky chowder, skip step 5 entirely.