Hardly ever will I cross on the chance to take pleasure in corn chowder in the course of the months of August. Candy corn is especially good on this space. You may even discover it at roadside stands for below a greenback per husk.
This recipe from Half-Baked Harvest popped up on my Instagram feed (thanks for truly getting the algorithm proper, Meta) and I instantly obtained cooking. The recipe has you puree half of the soup to get an excellent creamy texture. I’ve already made it twice this month and it’s been a crowd-pleaser for certain!
If you wish to add somewhat one thing further to the meal, I counsel pairing this scrumptious chowder with a baked potato bar! I are inclined to cook dinner potatoes in my Prompt Pot. The cooking time relies on the scale—for a medium potato, I cook dinner for fourteen minutes on excessive after which permit a pure launch of stress. I prefer to serve them with toppings like bitter cream, bacon, and cheese, however you possibly can in fact combine up the toppings in response to your preferences.
Creamy Corn Chowder With Bacon and Zucchini
From Half-Baked Harvest
- 5 strips thick-cut bacon, chopped
- 2 tablespoons salted butter
- 1 yellow onion, chopped
- 1-2 medium zucchini or yellow squash, chopped (about 2 cups chopped)
- 5 cups yellow corn kernels (from about 4 ears corn)
- 3 cloves garlic, chopped
- 2 tablespoons recent thyme
- 1/2 teaspoon smoked paprika
- purple pepper flakes, to your style
- 2 medium russet potatoes, peeled and chopped (about 2 cups chopped)
- kosher salt and black pepper
- 4 cups rooster broth
- 1 cup heavy cream
- 1 tablespoon honey (I used Zab’s sizzling honey!)
- 1 cup shredded gouda cheese
- 1/2 cup shredded cheddar cheese
- 2 tablespoons chopped chives
Head to Half-Baked Harvest for the total recipe instructions!
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