Skip links
Taste of Home Logo
Quick Corn Chowder


  • 1 bacon strip, diced
  • 1 medium onion, chopped
  • 1 can (14-1/2 ounces) chicken broth
  • 2 cups water
  • 2 large potatoes, peeled and diced
  • 1 can (15 ounces) whole kernel corn, drained
  • 1 cup milk, divided
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper
  • 1/4 cup all-purpose flour
  • Chopped fresh parsley, optional


  • 1. In a large saucepan, cook bacon until crisp. Using a slotted spoon, remove to paper towel to drain. Saute onion in drippings until tender. Add the broth, water and potatoes; bring to a boil. Reduce heat; cover and simmer for 15 minutes or until potatoes are tender.
  • 2. Stir in the corn, 3/4 cup of milk, salt and pepper. Combine flour and remaining milk until smooth; gradually add to soup. Bring to a boil; cook and stir for 2 minutes or until thickened. Garnish with bacon and parsley if desired.

Nutrition Facts

1 cup: 228 calories, 4g fat (2g saturated fat), 8mg cholesterol, 520mg sodium, 39g carbohydrate (8g sugars, 4g fiber), 7g protein.


Average Rating: 4.5
  • wasoongu
    Jul 13, 2014

    Quick, easy and tasty.

  • cdn_mommy76
    Nov 17, 2012

    This recipe is very easy to make and also doesn't take long to make at all!

© 2020 RDA Enthusiast Brands, LLC