Southwestern Vegetable Chowder
In this healthy vegetable chowder recipe, heavy cream is replaced with milk and flour-thickened vegetable broth and we keep sodium amounts reasonable with lower-sodium broth. By making your own creamy vegetarian chowder, you'll save up to 300 calories, 20 grams of saturated fat and 500 milligrams of sodium per serving compared to many store-bought or restaurant chowders.
To make ahead: Cover and refrigerate for up to 3 days, slowly reheat over medium-low or microwave on Medium power.
2 starch, 1 1/2 fat, 1 lean protein, 1 vegetable