Gluten Free Clam Chowder Recipe

    4 Servings


  • 6 slices Bacon
  • 1 cup Chopped Onion, Diced small, about 1/2 a large onion
  • 1 teaspoon Minced Garlic
  • 1/2 teaspoon Dried Thyme
  • 3 cups Diced Russet Potatoes, Chopped small (about 3 medium potatoes)
  • 3 tablespoons Gum-free Rice Flour Blend, Sweet rice flour, or cornstarch
  • 1 10 ounce can Whole Clams, Reserve juice
  • 2 1/2 cups Chicken Broth, Or vegetable broth
  • 1 1/2 cups Half & Half
  • 2 tablespoons Chopped Parsley


  1. In a large soup pot or French oven, fry the bacon until crisp. Remove the bacon and set aside and then crumble once cooled. Keep 2-3 tablespoons of bacon fat in the pan and remove the excess.
  2. Sauté the onions, garlic, and dried thyme until the onions are softened and starting to turn translucent, 2-3 minutes.
  3. Add the potatoes and sauté until slightly softened, another 5 or so minutes.
  4. Sprinkle the rice flour over the vegetables and cook for several more minutes, or until the flour is lightly browned.
  5. Add the clams, reserved clam juice, and the chicken or vegetable broth.
  6. Simmer until the potatoes are very tender, another 5 minutes. Season to taste with lots of salt and pepper.
  7. Add the half & half, and parsley and serve, topping with the crumbled bacon.


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Author: Brianna Hobbs
Recipe Yields: 4 servings
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 20 minutes
Total Time: 35 minutes

Nutrition Facts

Servings Per Recipe 4

Amount Per Serving
Calories from Fat 117
Calories 354

% Daily Value*
Total Fat 15g
  Saturated Fat 8g
Sodium 1152mg
Total Carbohydrate 33g
  Dietary Fiber 2g
  Sugars 2g
Protein 19g

* Percent Daily Value are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
** Nutrition Facts are estimated based on ingredients and data provided by Fat Secret. Please consult a doctor if you have special dietary needs.
Brianna Hobbs

About Brianna

Brianna is the blogger behind Flippin' Delicious, which we think is a perfectly apt name for everything you'll find on her site. Here on Food Fanatic, you'll find her helping to make gluten free dinners everyone can enjoy.