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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Instant Pot Corn Chowder

Enjoy this chowder’s rich, slow-simmered flavor in record time by using an Instant Pot. Corn chowder is a classic staple, with its hearty flavors of creamy sweet corn, bacon crumbles, shredded cheddar cheese and chopped parsley. —Taste of Home Test Kitchen, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Instant Pot Clam Chowder

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


Chunky Fish Chowder

Our kids refused to try this soup when I first served it, but then they saw how much their father...


Flavorful Corn Chowder

Here in the "Cornhusker State", we make lots of dishes with corn! Even my kids love this soup, I've discovered....


New England Fish Chowder

This recipe was handed down by my mother, although I have changed it a bit. This really reflects our region,...

Quick Corn Chowder

Quick Corn Chowder is a tasty, filling soup recommended by Diane Brewster of Highland, New York. "When my husband and...


Zucchini Garden Chowder

Years ago, when my husband and I put in our first garden, a neighbor suggested zucchini since it's easy to...

Hearty Ham and Cabbage Chowder

Ketchup and brown sugar add an appealing sweetness to this chowder. I make this frequently throughout the year, but my...


Harvest Corn Chowder

This rich, creamy chowder is so good you won't believe it starts with canned soup and frozen vegetables. It showcases...


Pantry-Shelf Salmon Chowder

My family enjoys homemade soup, but I don't always have the time to make it from scratch. This simple recipe...


Clam Chowder for 60

When my mobile home park put on a "Soup Day" potluck, this is the recipe I made. Everyone agreed it...

Panfish Chowder

With my husband being an avid hunter and fisherman, I can never have enough new fish and wild game recipes....


Creamy Corn Chowder

Corn really stars in this delectable recipe—it hits the spot whenever you crave a rich, hearty soup. I make it...


Creamy Asparagus Chowder

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


Autumn Chowder

When the weather gets chilly, we enjoy comfort foods like this hearty chowder. It's easy to prepare, and the aroma...


Halibut Chowder

This rich, creamy chowder is so good you won't believe it starts with canned soup and frozen vegetables. It showcases...

Colby Corn Chowder

"This comforting, cheesy soup is perfect for a cold winter's night-and it doesn't have to simmer for hours," jots Darlene...


Chunky Seafood Chowder

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


Gone Fishin Chowder

"My grandpa and his brother (they're twins) love to fish," shares 11-year-old Jasmina Kocurek, Palacios, Texas. "For years, they've made...


Chunky Veggie Chowder

"We enjoy this colorful chowder year-round," writes Diane Molberg of Emerald Park, Saskatchewan. The light but flavorful soup is chock-full...


Tomato Corn Chowder

Five common ingredients are all you'll need to prepare Sue McMichael's hearty full-flavored chowder. "This is a terrific soup, particularly...


Bean Counter Chowder

This hearty chowder is one of our favorite vegetarian dishes. Loaded with beans, noodles and bright herbs, it's so comforting...


Rosy Potato Soup

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


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...

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Sweet Potato Chowder

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


Potato Ham Chowder

“I find that homemade is always best…especially when it comes to soup,” assures Esther Danielson of Lake Arrowhead, California. This...


Souper Bowl Bread Bowls

You'll score points when you spoon the halftime meal into these hearty bowls. The bread's spongy texture makes it the...


Corn and Pepper Chowder

Chunks of potato, kernels of corn and flecks of red pepper punctuate the creamy broth of this hearty chowder. Cilantro...


Chorizo Sausage Corn Chowder

The spiciness of the sausage in this chowder is a wonderful counterpart to the corn's sweetness. Let this soup warm...


Mexican Chorizo and Corn Soup

This filling soup is fantastic when you need to warm up on a blustery day! If you want a chowder...