Hearty Potato-Ham Chowder

Serves: 5
Total Calories: 300


3 cups peeled, cubed Colorado potatoes
1 cup water
2/3 cup finely chopped onion
1 teaspoon crushed dried marjoram
1/2 teaspoon dry mustard
2 teaspoons instant chicken bouillon granules
1/4 teaspoon pepper
3 cups milk, divided
1/4 cup all-purpose flour
3/4 cup shredded Swiss cheese
1 cup chopped reduced-sodium ham
2 tablespoons snipped parsley


In a large saucepan, combine the potatoes, water, onion, marjoram, mustard, bouillon granules, and pepper. Bring to boiling; reduce heat. Cover and simmer about 20 minutes or until potatoes are tender. Mash potatoes slightly; do not drain. Combine one cup of the milk and flour, whisk to blend well. Add to hot mixture along with remaining milk and cheese. Cook and stir until slightly thickened and bubbly. Cook and stir one minute more. Stir in ham and parsley; heat through.

Nutritional Facts:

Serves: 5
Total Calories: 300
Calories from Fat: 89

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