Shrimp and Corn Chowder

READY IN: 50mins
Recipe by Barb G.

This recipe also has the good flavor of bacon. Very easy to make, great for lunch or for dinner served with crusty bread and a salad.

Top Review by Sharron

Pretty good. I think next time I will ad a little Old Bay Seasoning to it. It needed a little more seafood flavor. Other than that, a good recipe.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Heat a 3-to 4-quart saucepan over medium heat; add bacon; cook until crisp;remove bacon with a slotted spoon, drain well on paper towels and reserve.
  2. Drain off all but 1 tablespoon fat; add onion and bell pepper and cook, stirring as needed, 5 minutes or until soft.
  3. Add flour; stir until blended with fat; stir in remaining ingredients, EXCEPT Shrimp.
  4. Bring to a boil, stirring bottom of saucepan and taking care to get into corners; reduce heat, partially cover and simmer 10 minutes (stirring occasionally) or until potatoes are tender.
  5. Add the shrimp and simmer a minute or 2 until cooked through (DO-NOT over cook shrimp); Ladle into soup plates and sprinkle with bacon, Serve immediately.

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