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Some days all you want is a big bowl of happiness, also known as creamy, delicious, and filling soup! The best part about soups is that the variations are endless. So whether you want a crunchy chowder full of healthy veggies, or a simple one for lunch, you can make it at home with the right recipe. We have gathered 15 creamy chowder recipes for inspiration from the Food Monster App!

1. Coconut Corn Chowder Coconut Corn Chowder

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Have you ever thought about mixing corn and coconut? Well, here is your chance. This soup is both fun, creamy, and so yummy! The Coconut Corn Chowder by The Whole Foods Diet can easily become your new favorite if you give it a shot.

2. Smoky Corn and Potato Chowder Smoky Corn and Potato Chowder

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A smoky soup to keep you warm on the coldest of nights. This Smoky Corn and Potato Chowder by Dora Daily has grilled corn in it, and is loaded with celery, onion, potatoes, and blended until it’s smooth and creamy. Top it with extra corn and spices, and add some bread on the side, and you’re all set for a bowl of goodness!

3. Loaded Vegetable Chowder Loaded Vegetable Chowder

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Have you seen anything so creamy looking before? This soup has it all, it’s delicious, hearty, and packed with vegetables like carrots, potatoes, broccoli, and kale. The creaminess comes from a blend of raw cashews and almond milk. Yes, you are allowed to drool over the Loaded Vegetable Chowder by Erin Beccia!

4. Creamy Potato Chowder Creamy Potato Chowder

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A rich base of red potatoes is added to this soup, including raw cashews and hemp seeds. The Creamy Potato Chowder by Cheri Alberts is indulgent and creamy and will keep you full for a long time.

5. Clam-Free Chowder With Homemade Vegetable Broth Clam-Free Chowder with Homemade Vegetable Broth

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This is a vegan version of the New England clam chowder, where the oyster mushrooms make an appearance as a flavorful experience. Potatoes, onions, and celery are also added, including a creamy, cashew-based broth (that is homemade!). The Clam-Free Chowder With Homemade Vegetable Broth by Veganize It! is a soup different from any other you have made, so you should give it a try!

6. Winter White Bean Chowder With Kale and Coconut Bacon Winter White Bean Chowder With Kale and Coconut Bacon 

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When you’re craving a little extra from your soup, top it with totally plant-based bacon made out of coconut! The Winter White Bean Chowder With Kale and Coconut Bacon by Christine DesRoches is so dreamy (and creamy!) that you’d wish you made more!

7. Red Lentil Corn Chowder Red Lentil Corn Chowder

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Red proteins give this soup a lot of protein and flavors, and the best part about it is that it doesn’t take you more than 30 minutes in total to make this filling soup! The Red Lentil Corn Chowder by Kristen Genton is for sure the perfect weekday dinner!

8. Manhattan Glam ChowderManhattan Glam Chowder

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Glam it up with the Manhattan Glam Chowder by NYC Vegan is red and tomato-based, and you can find it all over Manhattan. But, it’s so much better when you make it yourself! Stock up all the ingredients and eat the iconic New York City soup for your next meal.

9. Smoky Potato Corn Chowder Smoky Potato Corn Chowder

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Forget about the winter weather for a while, and escape into this comforting, Smoky Potato Corn Chowder by Molly Patrick! It is also super easy to whip up, and the mix of corn, potatoes, delicious herbs, makes a perfect and flavorful soup!

10. Creamy Corn Chowder Creamy Corn Chowder

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Add some corn, sweet potato, and top it all with chips, and you’re almost there! This comforting, indulgent soup has a natural sweetener to make the perfect blend of sweet and savory. The Creamy Corn Chowder by Margaux Mouton is perfect for any day you’re craving some real comfort!

11. Creamy Corn Chowder Creamy Corn Chowder

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A perfect soup for any time of the year! Corn, red bell pepper, and a whole bunch of spices make a delicious soup filled with flavor that you’re gonna love! Top the Creamy Corn Chowder by Diane Smith with some cilantro for the perfect finish!

12. Summer Vegetable Chowder Summer Vegetable Chowder

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Get a taste of summer with the Summer Vegetable Chowder by Anne McGee! The soup is creamy, rich, and so velvety. It gets its texture from a rich array of produce, along with a fat scoop of cashews, and added with potato chunks, onions, corn, garlic, nuts, and squash for the yummiest combination.

13. Potato and Corn Chowder Taco BowlPotato and Corn Chowder Taco Bowl

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Make the soup, and eat the bowl too! Yes, we’re not kidding. The Potato and Corn Chowder Taco Bowl by Florian Nouh is placed in a crunchy tortilla bowl, which you can break off in pieces and dip in the yummy soup that has creamy potatoes blended with coconut milk and simple seasonings like salt, pepper, and chili powder.

14. Creamy Not-Clam Chowder Creamy Not-Clam Chowder

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Some nights are just calling for a creamy chowder like the Creamy Not-Clam Chowder by Kathleen Henry! This plant-based, smoky mushroom clam chowder is super-duper creamy and so thick, which makes it very rich and hearty.

15. Raw Corn Chowder Raw Corn Chowder

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Haven’t tried raw soups just yet? Then this is the perfect recipe to get you started! The Raw Corn Chowder by Mark Reinfeld combines macadamia nuts and fresh corn which makes it creamy and light. If you want an extra crunch, add some red bell peppers and top it all with black sesame seeds.

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