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potato corn chowder

(1 rating)
Recipe by
Cyndi Hodge
detroit, MI

This is a Pennsylvania Dutch recipe. NOTE: You can add White chicken breast to turn it into Chicken Potato Corn Chowder.

(1 rating)
yield 6 serving(s)
prep time 30 Min
cook time 1 Hr 15 Min
method Stove Top

Ingredients For potato corn chowder

  • 6 lg
    potatoes (peeled n diced)
  • 4 can
    sweet corn *do not drain
  • 1 lg
    onion (diced)
  • 1 stick
    butter *can use margarine but it takes something away from it.
  • 1 Tbsp
  • 1 can
    evaporated milk
  • 1 tsp
  • 1
  • 1
    potato masher

How To Make potato corn chowder

  • 1
    Peel and dice the 6 Large Potatoes and the 1 Large Onion. Place in Sauce pan. Fill water til just barely covering the Potatoes. **When done pour all including what water that is left in the pan, into a Large Soup Pot. Put back into burner on low to simmer.
  • 2
    Open the 4 cans of corn *Do not drain Pour into the Soup pot and stir all together.
  • 3
    Cut one stick of Butter into slices and add little by little into the ingredients in the Pot.
  • 4
    Add the salt and Pepper and mix well.
  • 5
    Now pour the Evaporated Milk into the pot while simmering and stir well...
  • 6
    Take the Potato masher and gently mash a few of the potatoes in the bottom of the pot but not all. Just to make it a little creamier.
  • 7
    Turn up heat a little and keep stirring...Watch closely do not Scald bottom of pan. Stirring constantly.
  • 8
    Break one egg into a cup, mix well...Add some of the chowder broth into the cup and stir vigorously. Add to the chowder slowly stirring briskly until its all in...Turn the heat down and continue to stir a while longer...Adding salt to taste.