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seafood chowder

Irish Seafood Chowder

This hearty chowder features a variety of North Atlantic seafood in a creamy broth with bacon, celery, carrot, onion and potatoes...

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Kevin Lamoureux

Food writer and photographer/videographer with a passion for food culture, travel and home cooking.

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