Freshen up your menu with some new ideas! These recipes using Green Giant© vegetables will help you keep your family healthy and happy.
Two-Potato Ham Chowder
Looking for a hearty homemade soup, but don't have all day to cook it? Check out this comforting chowder—ready to dish up in 30 minutes!
1/2 cup chopped leek or onion
2 cups Progresso® reduced-sodium chicken broth (from 32-oz carton)
2 medium baking potatoes, peeled, each cut into 6 pieces
2 cups cubed (1/2 inch) peeled dark-orange sweet potatoes (about 2 medium)
1 cup diced cooked ham (from 8-oz package)
1 cup Green Giant® Valley Fresh Steamers® frozen sweet peas (from 12-oz bag)
2 tablespoons chopped fresh chives
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon pepper
1 cup half-and-half or milk
Spray 3-quart saucepan with cooking spray; heat over medium heat. Add leek; cook and stir about 3 minutes or until softened. Increase heat to high. Add broth and baking potatoes. Heat to boiling; reduce heat. Cover; gently simmer 5 minutes.
Add sweet potatoes. Cover; gently simmer about 10 minutes or until potatoes are tender when pierced with fork.
Using slotted spoon, remove baking potatoes from saucepan; place in blender. With lid on saucepan, carefully drain off broth into blender, leaving leek and sweet potatoes in saucepan. Cover blender; puree potato mixture until smooth. Return mixture to saucepan.
Stir in remaining ingredients. Cook over medium heat about 8 minutes, stirring occasionally, until thoroughly heated.
|NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING|
|Serving Size:||1 Serving (About 1 1/4 Cups)|
|Calories||240||Calories from Fat||70|
| || ||% Daily Value|| |
| Saturated Fat||4 1/2g||22.00%|
| Trans Fat||0g||0%|
| Dietary Fiber||4g||15.00%|
|% Daily Value|
|Vitamin A||170.00%||Vitamin C||25.00%|
|Exchanges:||1 1/2 Starch; 0 Fruit; 0 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 1 Vegetable; 1/2 Very Lean Meat; 1/2 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 1 Fat; |
|*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.|
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