Corn, Potato & Bacon Chowder recipe

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Corn potato and bacon chowder in a bowl with bacon on top and a spoon on the side with a title
5 from 2 votes
Servings: 6 servings
Corn, Potato & Bacon Chowder
Prep Time:
10 mins
Cook Time:
25 mins
Total Time:
35 mins
Author: JB
Course: Lunch, Main Course, Soup
Cuisine: American
Keyword: corn chowder, corn soup

This creamy corn soup will warm you from the inside out.

  • 8 Slices Thick Bacon
  • 2 cup Corn or one 12oz bag of Frozen Corn
  • 3/4 cup Onion Chopped
  • 1 1/2 cup Potatoes Cubed
  • 3 Cloves Garlic Minced
  • 2 cup Heavy Cream
  • 1 cup Chicken Broth
  • 2 tablespoon Butter
  • 2 tablespoon Flour
  • 2 tablespoon Rosemary
  • 1 tablespoon Thyme
  • 1 teaspoon Pepper
  1. Cook 1/2 of the slices of bacon until crispy.
  2. Crumble the bacon and set it aside
  3. Chop the rest of the bacon and add it to a cold pot.
  4. Turn heat to medium-high and cook until almost done.
  5. Drain only half of the bacon grease.
  6. Add seasonings, potatoes, corn, onions and garlic.
  7. Reduce heat to medium and add butter.
  8. Once butter has melted, whisk in flour and cook for about 1 minute, stirring constantly.
  9. Whisk in chicken broth and then the heavy cream.
  10. Bring to a boil and reduce to a simmer.
  11. Cook for 20 minutes to 1 hour.
  12. Stir often.
  13. Serve with crumbled bacon on the top.
Nutrition Information
Calories: 614, Fat: 53g, Saturated Fat: 27g, Cholesterol: 150mg, Sodium: 532mg, Potassium: 567mg, Carbohydrates: 25g, Fiber: 3g, Sugar: 3g, Protein: 11g, Vitamin A: 1525%, Vitamin C: 16.5%, Calcium: 98%, Iron: 2.9%

(Nutrition information provided is an estimate and will vary based on cooking methods and brands of ingredients used.)



2 comments on “Corn, Potato & Bacon Chowder recipe”

  1. I don’t care for thyme, so I’ll just leave it out.

  2. This soup was delicious but 2 tablespoons of thyme was way too much for my taste. Thank you for sharing…I will definitely make it again, with less thyme.

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