A quick homemade soup using pantry ingredients

  • Canned clams and a few other pantry staples come together quickly for this Creamy Clam Chowder.

    Canned clams and a few other pantry staples come together quickly for this Creamy Clam Chowder. Courtesy of Crystal Maleski

  • Homemade clam chowder as made in the Maleski family.

    Homemade clam chowder as made in the Maleski family. Courtesy of Crystal Maleski

 
Posted3/8/2017 6:00 AM

I do keep canned soup in my pantry, especially having four kids it makes for a quick meal or snack. However, I have found a few ways to make homemade soups that are fairly quick and include ingredients I usually have in the house.

This Creamy Clam Chowder recipe fits the bill for easy with common ingredients. My kids have always loved canned clam chowder but when I started making it from scratch they told me they could really taste the difference.

 

I usually keep a few cans of minced clams in the pantry now to make this yummy soup.

• Crystal Maleski, is a mom of four from Long Grove who shares family favorite recipes, dinner ideas and a printable grocery shopping list each week at www.makedinnereasy.com.

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