DUCK CHOWDER

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DUCK CHOWDER
 
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Ingredients
  • BROTH:
  • DUCK BONES/LEFTOVERS.
  • ONE GALLON CHICKEN BROTH.
  • 2 SECTION CARLIC.
  • 1 TABLESPOON BRISTOL BAY SEAFOOD SEASONING (NOTE THIS PRODUCT HAS NO SEAFOOD IN IT, ITS JUST THE PERFECT BLEND OF SHALLOT, SEASALT, WHITE PEPPER, A HINT OF DILL) BRILLIANT.
  • ½ CUP WHITE SHERRY OR CHABLIS.
  • ½ APPLE PEEL ON.
  • ½ ORANGE PEEL ON.
  • 6 SMALL YELLOW PEPPERS CUT IN HALF SEEDS ARE O.K. YOU WILL STRAIN LATER.
  • ½ TABLESPOON OREGANO.
  • ½ TABLESPOON TYME.
  • SOUP FIXINGS:
  • ARROW ROOT OR CORN STARCH.
  • ONE EGG.
  • CHOPPED BACON.
  • CHOPPED ONION.
  • CHOPPED CARROT.
  • CHOPPED CELERY.
  • PEELED OR NOT CUBED POTATOES IN BOWL OF COLD WATER (6 LARGE FOR HEARTY OR 4 LARGE FOR .BROTHY, YOUR CHOICE OF TEXTURE.
  • KODIAK CAJUN SEASONING
  • ONE CUP OF HEAVY CREAM.
Instructions
  1. ON A LOW ROLLING BOIL WITH LID OFF, BOIL YOUR BROTH FOR TWO HOURS,
  2. TASTE YOUR BROTH AND MAKE SURE IT IS FULL FLAVOR, IF IT SEEMS LIGHT ON THE FLAVOR ADD A LITTLE CHICKEN BROTH BASE TO GIVE IT A FULL FLAVOR.
  3. IN A LARGE CULLENDER STRAIN BROTH TO REMOVE ALL BONES ETC IN POT INTO A CLEAN POT. RINSE ORIGINAL POT OUT AND RESTRAIN THROUGH A TIGHT STRAINER TO REMOVE ANY SEEDS FROM PEPPERS SO THE BROTH IS CLEAR AND RETURN TO STOVE ON LOW ROLLING BOIL.
  4. STRAIN POTATOES AND ADD TO BROTH FOR 20 MINUTES.
  5. IN A CAST IRON PAN SEAR BACON AND ONION TILL CARMELIZED AND BACON IS FULLY COOKED, NO LIMP FAT PEACES.
  6. NOW ADD 1 TABLESPOON OF KODIAK CAJUN TO THE SKILLET AND STIR AND COOK TILL DONE.
  7. ADD REMAINING VEGETABLES TO CAST IRON SKILLET AND ADD ½ CUP OF BROTH TO THE REMAINING VEGETABLES. WHEN THEY ARE, FORK DONE BUT STILL A LITTLE FIRM ADD TO STOCK POT AND STIR.
  8. IN A SMALL BOWL ADD ½ CUP ARROW ROOT AND ONE EGG, SWISK TILL RUNNY. SLOWLY ADD TO STOCK POT STIRING CONTINUALLY, TILL THICKENED.
  9. REDUCE HEAT TO LOW AND ADD HEAVY CREAM, PUT LID ON AND LET SIMMER FOR 15 MINUTES.
  10. BEST SERVED WITH HOMEMADE BREAD OR OYSTER CRACKERS.
  11. BON APPETIT…