Total Time
4hrs 20mins
Prep 20 mins
Cook 4 hrs

This comes from Slow Cooker: the best cookbook ever by Diane Phillips. I used 2 cans drained sweet corn instead of the frozen. Served with crusty french bread. OhEmGee, delicious!!!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Cook the bacon in a large skillet over medium heat until crisp. Add the onion, celery and thyme and cook over medium-high heat until the onion begins to soften. Add the flour and cook, stirring, over medium heat for 3 minutes. Gradually add the broth and 8 drops of Tabasco, whisking until smooth, and bring mixture to a boil.
  2. Transfer the contents of the skillet to a 5-7 quart crockpot/slowcooker. Add the potatoes and corn. Cover and cook on high for 3 hours or low for 6-7 hours.
  3. At the end of the cooking time, stir in the cream, cover and cook on low for an additional 30 minutes. Season with salt and Tabasco.
  4. Serve the chowder hot.

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