1 pound cod fillets cubed
24 ounces crab meat
15 Mussels in shell
1 pound scallops
1 pound large peeled shrimp
1.5 cups white wine
1/2 teaspoon dried oregano
1/2 teaspoon dried thyme
1 teaspoon dried basil
1 bay leave
15 ounces chicken broth
15 ounces tomato juice
8 ounces tomato sauce
1 10 ounce can petite cut spicy diced tomatoes
1 large white onion diced
3 cloves garlic diced
1 bunch fresh parsley chopped
3/4 cup butter
Over medium-low heat melt butter in a large stockpot, add onions, garlic and parsley. Cook slowly, stirring occasionally until onions are soft.
Add tomatoes to the pot (break them into chunks as you add them). Add chicken broth, bay leaves, basil, thyme, oregano, tomato juice,tomato sauce and wine. Mix well. Cover and simmer 2 hours.
Stir in the shrimp, scallops, clams, mussels and crabmeat. Stir in fish, if desired. Bring to boil. Lower heat, cover and simmer 5 to 7 minutes until clams open. Ladle soup into bowls and serve with warm, crusty bread
It was so good my sixteen year old daughter had seconds!!!!