Corn Chowder from Mimi's Cafe

Total Time
Prep 0 mins
Cook 45 mins

I fell in love with the corn chowder at Mimi's and was unable to find a recipe that tasted like it here. I was able to find the actual recipe on Mimi's own site.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. On medium heat, melt butter.
  2. Simmer onion and celery for 5 minutes until soft but not brown.
  3. Add water, potatoes, corn and seasonings.
  4. Cover and simmer for 30 minutes or until potatoes are barely tender.
  5. Whisk the flour into 1 cup of half & half and stir into soup.
  6. Add remaining 3 cups half & half.
  7. Simmer for about 15 minutes until soup thickens to creamy consistency.
  8. To make soup thicker, simmer another 5-10 minutes.


Most Helpful

Thank you so much for posting this recipe!!! I recently moved and they don't have a Mimi's Cafe here. I have been craving their corn chowder like crazy and now I can have it! If you are reading this and haven't tried it yet, IT'S A MUST!

rabenstock October 10, 2009

This recipe was awesome so easy to make I used two cans of potatoes instead of raw potatoes and it was phenomenal tasted just like Mimi's

Teetah0655 February 23, 2012

What a great corn chowder - I loved every mouthful - I'll be making this often!

Skooch March 10, 2011

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