Definition of New England clam chowder in English:

New England clam chowder

noun

  • A thick chowder made with clams, onions, potatoes, salt pork, and milk or cream.

    • ‘Someone offers him a bowl of New England clam chowder but he declines.’
    • ‘Amy and I after that headed for a chowder house where we sat outside and ate hot New England clam chowder and nice warm clam cakes.’
    • ‘Mary's New England clam chowder packs a rich punch, since the onions and potatoes are rendered in bacon fat.’
    • ‘‘We take classic dishes like New England clam chowder and give a recipe for a traditional, contemporary, and next day version,’ Burke explains.’
    • ‘We make a New England clam chowder that is not that gloppy, thick, potato-infested thing we're all used to.’