Thursday, February 12, 2009

Potato and Canadian Bacon Slow Cooker Chowder *Untested*

Potato and Canadian Bacon Slow Cooker Chowder Servings: 8

2 cup potato(es), cut into 1/2-inch cubes
1 large carrot(s), diced
1 cup leek(s), chopped, white part only
1 medium garlic clove(s), minced
4 cup fat-free chicken broth
1/2 cup uncooked barley, pearl
1 piece bay leaf
1/4 tsp dried thyme, crushed
1/4 tsp black pepper
4 oz cooked Canadian-style bacon, cut into 1/4-inch pieces
1/2 cup fat-free evaporated milk
2 fl oz fat-free creamer, such as fat-free half-and-half

In a slow cooker, combine potatoes, carrots, leek, garlic, chicken broth, barley, bay leaf, thyme, pepper and Canadian bacon. Cover and cook on low for 6 hours or until vegetables and barley are tender.

Stir in evaporated milk and half-and-half and heat through uncovered, about 10 minutes. Yields about 1 1/4 cups per serving.

*Courtesy of the WW boards and WW...


Marisa (Trim The Fat) said...

Hi! Found you on the WW boards! Nice to see another WW blogger:)

Congrats on your loss!

Megs1220 said...

Thanks a bunch!!!! Hope you're having success as well!!!!