Creamy Potato Corn Chowder

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Creamy Potato Corn Chowder with bacon and cheddar is so easy to make. Hearty soup that makes a cozy weeknight meal the whole family will love!

Creamy Potato Corn Chowder with bacon, an easy weeknight meal filled with cozy goodness. Hearty soup recipe the whole family will love.

This recipe for Creamy Potato Corn Chowder is sponsored by UncommonGoods. Corn Chowder is a hearty soup and a cozy meal to warm up with on a chilly week night. It’s oh so creamy and best served with crackers, slices of cheddar cheese, and even a homemade baguette or two if you happen to have one.

I love cooking up a big pot of stew in my UncommonGoods Soapstone Stew Pot, which would make a great gift idea for the aspiring chef in your life. Even after I remove this beautiful pot from the stove, it continues to naturally keep our soup warm, a feature I absolutely love for a non-rushed weeknight meal with my family.

Fill a stew pot with the ingredients for a Creamy Potato Corn Chowder. Hearty soup that makes a tasty weeknight meal and a delicious lunch idea.

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I do love the uniqueness of this stew pot… and I especially love that you only need a few ingredients to make a delicious pot of Creamy Potato Corn Chowder.

How to make hearty and delicious Creamy Potato Corn Chowder, a cozy weeknight meal filled with tasty goodness like bacon and cheddar cheese. Easy dinner idea and recipe!

Tips for how to make Creamy Potato Corn Chowder

  • Wash and chop your veggies, including potatoes, onion, and celery.
  • Sauté the chopped onion and celery in melted butter in a large stew pot for 3 to 4 minutes.
  • Stir in the chicken broth, potatoes, and frozen corn.
  • Simmer on medium heat until potatoes have softened, about 30 minutes or so.
  • Meanwhile, cook and crumble the bacon.
  • Also, shred the cheddar cheese.
  • Once the soup has simmered and potatoes have softened, stir in the heavy whipping cream, cheddar cheese, bacon, salt, and pepper.
  • Do a li’l taste test to make sure you have enough salt and pepper.
  • Bring soup to a boil, and allow it to simmer for another 15 to 20 minutes.
  • Serve while warm, with crackers, extra cheddar cheese, baguettes, buttermilk cornbread, etc.

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Easy, delicious dinner idea - Creamy Potato Corn Chowder with bacon! One of my family’s favorite hearty soup recipes.

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Creamy Potato Corn Chowder

Creamy Potato Corn Chowder with bacon and cheddar is so easy to make. Hearty soup that makes a cozy weeknight meal the whole family will love!

Cuisine Soup
Prep Time 45 minutes
Cook Time 1 hour
Total Time 1 hour 45 minutes
Servings 8 to 10

Ingredients

  • 4-5 potatoes
  • 1 medium onion
  • 2 stalks celery
  • 1 tablespoon salted butter
  • 4 cups chicken broth
  • 3 cups frozen corn
  • 6 slices bacon
  • 1 cup shredded cheddar cheese
  • 3 cups heavy whipping cream
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon pepper

Instructions

  1. Wash and chop your veggies, including potatoes, onion, and celery.
  2. Sauté the chopped onion and celery in melted butter in a large stew pot for 3 to 4 minutes.
  3. Stir in the chicken broth, potatoes, and frozen corn. 
  4. Simmer on medium heat until potatoes have softened, about 30 minutes or so.
  5. Meanwhile, cook and crumble the bacon.
  6. Also, shred the cheddar cheese.
  7. Once the soup has simmered and potatoes have softened, stir in the heavy whipping cream, cheddar cheese, bacon, salt, and pepper.
  8. Do a li'l taste test to make sure you have enough salt and pepper.
  9. Bring soup to a boil, and allow it to simmer for another 15 to 20 minutes.
  10. Serve while warm with crackers, extra cheddar cheese, baguettes, buttermilk cornbread, etc. 

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Creamy Potato Corn Chowder with bacon and cheddar is so easy to make. Hearty soup that makes a cozy weeknight meal the whole family will love!

Creamy Potato Corn Chowder with bacon is easy peasy to make. Hearty soup that makes a cozy weeknight meal the whole family will love!

7 thoughts on “Creamy Potato Corn Chowder”

  1. Jenni, we’re feeding a family of 4, and we usually have enough left over for at least 2 of us to have for lunch the next day. So, about 5-6 servings?

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