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Salmon Chowder in a bowl
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Easy Salmon Chowder Recipe

This salmon chowder recipe is smokey, silky, and ridiculously comforting. Perfect as a meal all on its own or a fancy starter at your next dinner party!
Course seafood, Soup
Cuisine Russian, Ukrainian
Prep Time 20 minutes
Cook Time 30 minutes
Total Time 50 minutes
Servings 15 Servings
Calories 82kcal

Ingredients

  • oil for cooking
  • 3 small carrots
  • 1/2 celery stalk
  • 1/2 bunch of green onions
  • 3 tbsp flour
  • 3 qt water
  • 1/4 tsp red pepper flakes
  • 1 tbsp Better Than Bouillon Chicken Base
  • 1 large potato
  • 1 lb smoked salmon
  • 1/2 cup heavy whipping cream
  • kosher salt to taste

Instructions

  • Gather all the ingredients for the chowder.
    Ingredients on the table including; salt, red pepper flakes in a bowl, flour in a bowl, celery, green onions, 3 carrots, potato, oil, 2 smoked salmon fillets, and a measuring cup with whipping cream
  • Dice the carrots and celery into small cubes. Next, mince the green onions.
    2 bowls one with diced carrots and one with diced celery and green onion
  • Preheat a soup pot or Dutch oven with a bit of oil. Add in the veggies and cook them until they soften. Add flour and red pepper flakes to the mixture, stirring to combine. Cook the flour for a couple of minutes to remove the raw flavor.
    flour added to the diced veggies in the pot
  • Add the water and chicken broth concentrate. Bring to a boil.
    Water added to the ingredients in the pot
  • Dice the potatoes and smoked salmon into small cubes.
    A bowl of bite size diced potatoes
  • Add the smoked salmon and potatoes to the soup pot.
    Smoked salmon added into the soup in a pot
  • Add the heavy whipping cream to the soup. Bring it to a boil and immediately remove it from heat. Season with salt to taste.
    Easy Salmon Chowder in a pot
  • Garnish the soup with green onions and enjoy!
    Salmon Chowder in a bowl

Nutrition

Calories: 82kcal | Carbohydrates: 4g | Protein: 6g | Fat: 4g | Saturated Fat: 2g | Cholesterol: 18mg | Sodium: 264mg | Potassium: 157mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 1g | Vitamin A: 2195IU | Vitamin C: 2.4mg | Calcium: 22mg | Iron: 0.8mg