Updated Feb 27, 2017Chatelaine
- HEAT a large saucepan over medium-high. Add bacon slices. Cook, stirring often, until bacon is crisp, about 5 min. Remove bacon, leaving fat in saucepan. Add carrots, celery stalk, yellow potato, onion, garlic cloves and tomato paste. Cook until onion is tender, 3 to 5 min. Add Clamato, water and thyme. Bring to a boil, then reduce heat to medium-low. Simmer, uncovered, until vegetables are tender, about 30 min.
- STIR in baby clams. Garnish with reserved bacon and parsley. Add a dash of Tabasco.
NutritionCalories 240, Protein 9 g, Carbohydrates 33 g, Fat 8 g, Fibre 3 g, Sodium 718 mg. Excellent source of vitamin A
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