Sweet Potato Ham and Corn Chowder Recipe

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Everett November 16, 2020

How To Make Sweet Potato Ham and Corn Chowder

Here’s another hearty and filling soup to warm your cold days. Our corn chowder recipe is a blend of satisfying flavors from fresh herbs in one dish.

Preparation: 20 minutes
Cooking: 30 minutes
Total: 50 minutes

Serves:

Ingredients

  • 1 ½tbsp olive oil
  • 1 ¼cupsyellow onionchopped
  • 1cupcarrotspeeled and diced
  • 1cupcelerydiced
  • 1cupbell pepperchopped
  • 1tbspgarlic minced
  • 2canslow-sodium chicken broth
  • 3 cups sweet potatoes 1/2-inch peeled and diced
  • 1tspbasildried
  • ½tsp dried thyme
  • salt
  • black pepperfreshly ground
  • 5tbspbutterunsalted, diced into 1-piece
  • cupall-purpose flour
  • 3cupswhole milk
  • 1 ½cups hickory smoked ham diced cooked
  • 1 ½ cups frozen corn
  • ½cupsharp cheddar cheeseshredded, plus more for serving if desired
  • 3tbspfresh parsleychopped

Instructions

  1. Heat olive oil in a large pot over medium-high heat. Add in onions, carrots, and celery and saute for 4 minutes.

  2. Add in bell pepper and garlic then saute for 1 minute longer.

  3. Add in chicken broth, sweet potatoes, basil, and thyme then season with salt and pepper to taste.

  4. Bring mixture to a boil then reduce heat to medium-low and simmer until sweet potatoes and vegetables are tender for about 15 to 20 minutes.

  5. Meanwhile, melt butter in a medium saucepan over medium heat. Add in flour and cook, whisking constantly for 1 minute.

  6. Pour in milk into the flour mixture, stir constantly and bring mixture to a light boil, remove from heat.

  7. Stir ham and corn into the soup once veggies are tender and heat through for about 2 minutes. Stir milk mixture into soup.

  8. Stir in cheddar and parsley. Serve warm.

Nutrition

  • Calories: 1940.25kcal
  • Fat: 83.73g
  • Saturated Fat: 40.29g
  • Trans Fat: 2.02g
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 28.91g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 5.96g
  • Carbohydrates: 201.15g
  • Fiber: 16.08g
  • Sugar: 26.84g
  • Protein: 102.45g
  • Cholesterol: 229.09mg
  • Sodium: 3133.84mg
  • Calcium: 1242.90mg
  • Potassium: 2201.69mg
  • Iron: 11.15mg
  • Vitamin A: 1736.02µg
  • Vitamin C: 69.28mg
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