A spicy green soup enriched with salt and thickened with milk and bread. Suitable for consumption by a wide variety of species, the recipe is programmed into food replicators across the explored galaxy.
Alterian Chowder was available at Quark’s Bar.
In mid-2370, Benjamin Sisko ordered a cup of Alterian chowder along with uttaberry crêpes and a slice of pie.
Federation President Min Zife preferred homemade Alterian chowder, with fresh sabba root and extra hilok leaf. During a late night in his office in the midst of the 2379 Tezwan crisis, Zife ordered Alterian chowder from the replicator, but put it down after only a spoonful.