Cheesy Chicken Corn Chowder

A hearty and delicious Chicken Corn Chowder filled with all the best ingredients – chicken, potatoes, corn, carrots, cheese and more! The whole family loves this thick and creamy corn chowder recipe, even the kiddos!

Corn Chowder

Kid-Friendly Chicken Corn Chowder

To prepare for the arrival of baby #6, my mom, sisters and I started prepping for fall and winter recipes back in May. Craziness, I know, but that means we’ve been enjoying soup and pumpkin recipes all summer long. Fortunately, we are fans of these kinds of recipes and were happy to start enjoying them a bit early. One of the recipes we tried this summer was this cheesy Chicken Corn Chowder, and let me tell you now, it was simply amazing!

To be quite honest, you really can’t go wrong with a recipe like this. It is a little thicker (hence why it’s a chowder), but you can always make it more soup-y by adding a bit more chicken broth. It also has all of our favorite ingredients – chicken, corn, carrots, potatoes and cheese. And it’s actually very kid friendly! My kids still tend to cringe if they notice any “green” things in soup, so they loved this corn chowder. And I loved that they were eating some veggies. 😉

Corn Chowder Recipe

How to Make Chicken Chowder:

  1. Start by prepping your chicken (cook and dice), or use rotisserie chicken to speed up the process.
  2. In a large pot, bring chicken broth to a boil.
  3. Reduce heat and add potatoes, carrots, corn, salt and pepper. Cover and simmer for 10 minutes.
  4. In another pan, melt butter, add flour, and mix well. Slowly add milk and cook until it thickens. Stir in cheese and mix until it’s all melted.
  5. Add the cheese/milk mixture, as well as the cooked chicken, to veggie mixture and stir until combined and cooked through. ENJOY!

Chicken and Corn Chowder

If you’re all about flavorful, simple and hearty chowders then you’ll have to try this recipe. It will definitely be made and enjoyed several more times this fall!

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Chicken Corn Chowder Recipe

5 from 1 vote

A hearty and delicious Chicken Corn Chowder filled with all the best ingredients - chicken, potatoes, corn, carrots, cheese and more! The whole family loves this thick and creamy corn chowder recipe, even the kiddos!

Course Soup
Cuisine American
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Total Time 25 minutes
Servings 8
Calories 411 kcal
Author Lil' Luna

Ingredients

  • 3 cups chicken broth
  • 2 cups potatoes cubed
  • 1 cup carrots diced
  • 1 cup corn
  • 1 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1/4 cup butter
  • 1/4 cup flour
  • 2 cups milk
  • 3 cups shredded cheddar cheese
  • 2 cups cooked chicken diced

Instructions

  1. In a large pot, bring chicken broth to a boil.

  2. Reduce heat and add potatoes, carrots, corn, salt and pepper. Cover and simmer for 10 minutes.
  3. In another pan, melt butter, add flour and mix well. Slowly add milk and cook until thickens. Stir in cheese and mix until melted.
  4. Add cheese/milk mixture, and cooked chicken, to veggie mixture and stir until combined and cooked through. ENJOY!

Chicken Corn Chowder Recipe

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Kristyn Merkley

My name is Kristyn and I’m the mom of SIX stinkin’ cute kids and the wife to my smokin’ hot hubby, Lo. My mom’s maiden name is Luna, and I’m one of the many crafty “Lil’ Lunas” in the fam. On this site I like to share all things creative – from recipes to home decor to gifts and home decor ideas. Welcome!

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  1. This looks so yummy!! I can’t wait to make this and so excited I have all the ingredients so I don’t have to go grocery shopping in order to make it. Love soup weather!