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Friday, February 17 2012

Finish dinner on the double with this easy recipe that starts with purchased diced potatoes. Swiss cheese and Italian spice add complementary but zesty flavor to this hearty meal.


Bean-Potato Chowder
Recipe from 
Total Time: 20 mins
Servings: Serves 4.
     20-oz. pkg.  refrigerated diced potatoes with onions
     14-oz. can  vegetable broth
    1/3  cup  all-purpose flour
     cup  shredded Swiss cheese (4oz.)
     cups  milk
     tsp.  dried Italian seasoning
     15-oz. can  navy beans, rinsed and drained
        Bottled roasted red sweet pepper (optional)
        Italian (flat-leaf) parsley (optional)
     slices  toasted bread with cheese (optional)

In Dutch oven combine potatoes and broth. Cover; bring to boiling over high heat. Reduce heat. Simmer, covered, 4 minutes. In bowl toss together flour and cheese. Gradually stir in milk. Add milk mixture and Italian seasoning to potatoes. Cook and stir over medium heat until thickened and bubbly. Stir in beans; cook and stir 1 minute more. Top with roasted pepper and parsley. Serve with toasted bread. Serves 4.

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