Bratwurst Chowder

READY IN: 1hr 15mins
Recipe by Julie Leo

I found this on kwwl web site. I liked it. altho I used less cabbage.

Top Review by Mimi Bobeck

I have to say this is most unusual, but rather tasty. I've never had bratwurst like this before. Very Creative recipe Julie!

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 1 lb cooked bratwurst
  • 2 medium potatoes, peeled and chopped into medium pieces
  • 2 cups water
  • 1 head cabbage, cut into 3 inch pieces
  • 1 cup of chopped carrot
  • 3 cups milk
  • 3 tablespoons flour
  • 4 ounces of shredded swiss cheese
  • 12 teaspoon salt and pepper


  1. In a large saucepan combine:
  2. brats cut into 1/2 inch pieces, potatoes, onions, and salt and pepper (to taste).
  3. Add water, bring to a boil, and then reduce the heat.
  4. Cover and simmer for an additional 20 minutes until the potatoes are nearly done.
  5. Now stir in the cabbage and carrots, and cook until they are tender. Stir in 2 1/2 cups of milk.
  6. Combine the remaining 1/2 cup of milk with the flour.
  7. Now gradually stir it into the soup to thicken it.
  8. When the soup has thickened and is bubbly, stir in the cheese until it is melted.
  9. Enjoy!

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