How do YOU say Clam Chowder?

  • Posted on: 9 November 2012
  • By: Brian and Mick

Our customers know how much we love to have fun.  

For over thirty years, from Newport to Cape Cod, from Boston to Manchester, we have been approached with the same question, over and over.

Now, finally, we are grateful to a recent customer for sending along this video from one of our summer backyard clambakes .... with the answer to that age-old question:  

How DO you pronounce "Clam CHOWDER" ?

via Kenny Pailes: An international cast of characters attend a language lesson disguised as a clam bake.

The Talking Dictionary of English Pronunciation has a different take on this word. Listen

Forvo.com had a few different choices.  Listen

Then, of course, there's the Simpsons version of the pronunciation:  Listen

Well, which one is it?    We want to know - How do YOU say Chowder?