Corn and Potato Chowder with Mild Italian Sausage

Corn and Potato Chowder with Mild Italian Sausage


"This hearty chowder with chunks of sausage makes a delicious warming meal on a chilly day."
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1 h 10 m servings 502 cals
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Original recipe yields 8 servings



  • Calories:
  • 502 kcal
  • 25%
  • Fat:
  • 30.5 g
  • 47%
  • Carbs:
  • 41.6g
  • 13%
  • Protein:
  • 17.9 g
  • 36%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 80 mg
  • 27%
  • Sodium:
  • 1228 mg
  • 49%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
  • ** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.
  • (-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.

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  1. In a skillet, prepare sausage according to package directions. Cool slightly and slice into 1/2 -inch slices.
  2. In a soup kettle, melt butter and saute onions until tender and lightly browned. Add flour, mix until smooth. Stir in stock, over medium heat, stirring constantly, until thickened and bubbly. Reduce heat, add potatoes and cook until almost tender, about 10-12 minutes. Gradually stir in cream, corn and thyme. Continue to simmer for 5 to 7 minutes, stirring occasionally. Do not allow to boil.
  3. Add prepared sausage, bell pepper and onions. Continue to simmer for 5-10 minutes. Season with salt and pepper to taste. Serve and garnish with parsley.



Easy to make, and my moderately picky family mostly loved it (one teenage son abstained on principle). But this compliment from my husband made it worthy of 5 stars: "Honey, you should open a re...

Delicious! I made it as directed except I used evaporated milk for the half and half and used dried thyme and parsley.

Good, but missing something. I think it would work better with spicy or sweet sausage to give it more kick.

Delicious!!! This was a great soup with good consistency. Since I like to use ingredients I have on hand, I added leftover ham instead if sausage, though I'm sure sausage would be great. Also - ...