Thursday, January 24, 2013

Cheesy Corn Chowder

When it's cold outside, I love to have a warm, filling soup for dinner. This Cheesy Corn Chowder is full of potatoes, carrots and corn. It's sure to warm you up.

The recipe comes from my Grandma.

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Cheesy Corn Chowder
2 c. water
2 c. chopped potatoes
1/2 c. chopped carrots
1/4 c. chopped onion
1 1/2 t. salt
1/4 t. pepper

Cook until tender then set aside.

1/4 c. melted butter
1/4 c. flour
2 c. milk
1 1/2 c. grated cheese
1 can corn

In large soup pot melt butter, then add flour. Cook a minute or two. Add milk and stir until smooth and thickened. Add cheese and corn and cooked veggies with cooking water. Cook until heated through.

Do you have a favorite soup?

Here are some other recipes from my Grandma:
Effie's Sugar Cookies
Ginger Snaps
O' Henry Bars 
Pie Crust
Grandma's Rolls
Chicken Noodle Soup
Monkey Bread
Hot Fudge Sauce
Cinnamon Rolls
Best Ever Sugar Cookies
Chocolate Chip Cookies
Lemon Freeze


  1. This sounds amazing and easy to make. I have a clam chowder recipe that we love. I actually took pics the last time I made it- gotta take time to blog it. I love that the Corn Chowder is your Grandmothers recipe. Passed down recipes are the best!

  2. This looks great, Rachel. Thanks for sharing this recipe. Megan

  3. Thanks for posting this on Delightfully Inspiring Thursday Party! It looks delicious - can't wait to try it!

  4. Mmm....perfect for those chilly days. It looks really tasty and it just looks so creamy. Thanks for coming by "Inspiration in Progress" again...I look forward to future link ups. :)

  5. I could seriously go for a HUGE bowl of this right now.

  6. This looks amazing! Recipes from Grandmother are always the best. My favorite soup is also a Grandmother recipe: vegetable beef with dumplings. I can't wait to try this new soup though! Simply scrumptious!

  7. This looks really good! Pinning! My favorite soup is probably potato. I just did a blog post about my recipe.

  8. Comfort food at its finest! Thanks for sharing at One Creative Weekend

  9. OH goodness... I'd love a bowl of this soup right now!! I hope you'll come share at my New Super Saturday Show & Tell Party today :) You're awesome and I love your mad cooking skills! xoxo~ Ruthie

  10. Oh this looks amazing! I am surprised a dish so creamy looking only uses 1/4 cup butter. That makes me love it even more! Thank you so much for sharing this at Wednesday Extravaganza - see you there again this week with more deliciousness :)

  11. Yum! I always love soup (yes, even in the summer) so I'll definitely be giving this recipe a try - thanks for sharing!