Chowder Recipes

Make your own creamy meal with these chowder recipes. Whether you opt for clam, corn, potato or some other chowder variety, it’s guaranteed to warm you up.

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      Potato Chowder

      48 reviews

      One of the ladies in our church quilting group brought this savory potato chowder recipe to a meeting, and everyone loved how the cream cheese and bacon made it so rich. It's easy to assemble in the morning so it can simmer on its own all day. —Anna Mayer, Fort Branch, Indiana

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      65 of the Best Chowder Recipes to Keep You Warm

      Warm yourself up from the inside-out with these chowder recipes. Fill your bowl with creamy clam chowder, corn chowder, potato...


      Pumpkin Clam Chowder

      1 review

      When autumn arrives, I'm eager to celebrate with warm and cozy comfort food like this pumpkin clam chowder. Use fresh...


      Mexican Street Corn Chowder

      8 reviews

      Corn is one of my all-time favorite vegetables, so when it's in season, I always make this super easy soup...


      Instant Pot Corn Chowder

      4 reviews

      Enjoy this chowder’s rich, slow-simmered flavor in record time by using an Instant Pot. Corn chowder is a classic staple,...

      Instant Pot Clam Chowder

      3 reviews

      Clam chowder is especially tasty when it's served with a sprinkle of fresh thyme, bacon crumbles and crispy oyster crackers...


      Loaded Broccoli-Cheese Potato Chowder

      10 reviews

      For anyone who loves baked potatoes or broccoli cheese soup, this is the best of both worlds. If you have...

      Pressure-Cooker Fish Stew

      I love fish and chowder, so this stew is a favorite of mine. It's made without cream or whole milk...


      Rich Seafood Chowder

      7 reviews

      This creamy, delectable soup is even better the next day. It also works well with scallops or a flaky whitefish....


      Sausage Corn Chowder

      5 reviews

      This hearty soup has been a family favorite since I first acquired the recipe from a popular Wisconsin restaurant. Served...


      Spicy Cheeseburger Soup

      43 reviews

      This creamy and spicy cheeseburger soup brings my family to the table in a hurry. I love the warming zip...

      Simple Corn Chowder

      17 reviews

      On cool fall days, this thick creamy chowder hits the spot as an appetizer or light lunch. —Nancy Johnson, Connersville,...


      Creamy Asparagus Chowder

      7 reviews

      Although this soup is best when made with fresh asparagus, you can use frozen or canned. I like to blanch...


      Smoky Cheddar, Ham and Corn Chowder

      1 review

      When I'm making a pot of Smoky Cheddar Corn Chowder, no one misses dinner. Smoked cheese the flavor to another...


      Chunky Seafood Chowder

      11 reviews

      This creamy chowder brimming with tender potato and crab tastes so good guests will never guess it starts with canned...


      Microwave Corn Chowder

      2 reviews

      "I used to cook for a tearoom, and this rich, sunny-colored chowder was a customer favorite," reports Isabel Kublik of...

      Split Pea Soup with Cubed Ham

      7 reviews

      My husband has always loved split pea soup, but I never cared for it—until I came across this recipe. The...


      Reuben Chowder

      8 reviews

      "If you like Reuben sandwiches, you'll be delighted with the flavor of this unusual soup," assures Iola Egle of McCook,...


      Zesty Potato Soup

      3 reviews

      Zesty Potato Soup is suggested by Marsha Brenda of Round Rock, Texas, who informs, "This soup has a delightful zip...


      Carrot Cheese Soup

      1 review

      I THOUGHT this sounded like a compatible mix of ingredients when I read the recipe for the first time -...


      Anniversary Chowder

      2 reviews

      WE celebrated our 35th wedding anniversary with dinner at a lovely pre-Revolutionary War restaurant in Pennsylvania, where I enjoyed a...


      Sweet Potato, Ham and Corn Chowder

      This comforting ham chowder has become a staple at my house throughout the year. This calls for sweet potatoes instead...


      Ham Cauliflower Chowder

      1 review

      I came up with this recipe myself when I had a ham hock and wanted to make something other than...


      Seafood Chowder

      4 reviews

      "Our family requests this creamy chowder for Christmas Eve supper," reports Marlene Muchenhirn of Delano, Minnesota. "We enjoy it with...

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      Grandmother’s Chowder

      1 review

      Nothing can compare to homemade soup, especially when this is the delicious result! Winter days seem a little warmer when...


      Sweet Potato Chowder

      4 reviews

      "My husband came up with this spicy soup that's a snap to make yet tastes wonderful," says Kathy Whitford of...


      Rosy Potato Soup

      "Chives, parsley and paprika delicately season this distinctive soup," shares Holly Youngers of Cunningham, Kansas.


      Priscilla’s Vegetable Chowder

      39 reviews

      This is the perfect soup to warm up with on a cold fall or winter day. Serve it in a...


      Potato Bacon Chowder

      7 reviews

      This chowder is like a bacon-topped baked potato in a bowl. On cold winter days, my family is thrilled to...


      Mushroom Veggie Chowder

      This rich buttery broth is loaded with mushrooms, broccoli and corn. I made it for "Souper Sunday" at our church,...