BEST Clam Chowder Recipe (award winning!)

BEST Clam Chowder Recipe (award winning!)

4 center-cut bacon strips 2 celery ribs, chopped 1 large onion, chopped 1 leek, sliced, washed and cut into 1/2 moons 1 garlic clove, minced 3 small potatoes, peeled and cubed 1-2 cups bone broth 1 bottle (8 ounces) clam juice 1/4 teaspoon dried thyme 2 cups heavy...