Chowder was an animated television series, a total of 49 episodes were aired. The title character is a chubby young 7 year old child, an apprentice to a chef named Mung Daal, who owns a catering company. Chowder is set in the country of Marzipan. The inhabitants of Marzipan City are composed of various strange non-human creatures including robots, owls, fairies, mammoths, and many more. The series finale aired August 7th, 2010, where Chowder finally becomes a chef and marries Panini.