Are you craving something warm and savory while being cooped up in your house? Check out this list of 15 corn recipes that are perfect for you or could be shared with the entire family!
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1. Creamy and Smoky Corn Chowder
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Corn chowder … there are so many variations! How will you ever know which one to make? Well, this is the last recipe for corn chowder you will ever need. It’s creamy, fresh, a little spicy, a little bit smoky – every amazing flavor you could possibly want! Plus, this Creamy and Smoky Corn Chowder by Crazy Vegan Kitchen is ridiculously simple to make.
2. Creamy Corn Chowder
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You might think that this Creamy Corn Chowder by Diane Smith is better served during the summer but with delicious frozen sweet corn, you can enjoy this any time of the year. So creamy and comforting, this vegan corn chowder is a crowd pleaser and taste flavor you’re gonna love!
3. Creole Okra Corn Soup
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This Creole Okra Corn Soup by Kathy Hester is out of this world! You have an option to cook this soup on the stove for a fairly quick and easy dinner. Or you can just throw everything in the slow cooker and let it cook all day while you are out at work. Make it Easy Tip: If you aren’t feeling well just leave the onions out so you don’t have to stand in front of the stove at all – just throw the rest in the slow cooker and go back to bed. You can even cook it on high for 4 hours if you make it when you wander to the fridge to get some water in the afternoon before you go back to bed!
4. Red Lentil Corn Chowder
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This Red Lentil Corn Chowder by Kristen Genton is such a creamy dish with plenty of protein and flavor. This soup because it’s so incredibly filling and also crazy easy to make. Only about 30 minutes from start to finish and dinner is served!
5. Curried Corn Soup
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This Curried Corn Soup by Mariko Sakata is quick and delicious. After you make it, serve it nice and warm and top with some cashew cream and chopped parsley. The creaminess and richness of this curried corn soup will make it a fall favorite!
6. Raw Corn Chowder
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If you have not experienced raw corn off the cob before, get ready for a good time. Soaked macadamia nuts and fresh corn come together to create this Raw Corn Chowder by Mark Reinfeld. Add red bell peppers for a nice crunch and top with black sesame seeds.
7. Thai Corn Soup
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I wanted to make my favorite Thai soup because I have been craving it. If you want, you can decrease the coconut milk to one can – which will decrease the fat – and just add more vegetable stock. If you want more vegetables in this soup, add some sliced mushrooms and/or carrots. To add more protein and fiber, a can of beans wouldn’t hurt or some jasmine rice or quinoa – definitely toasted. Get creative, add what you like, the base is so tasty anything would work. I served this Thai Corn Soup by Jennifer Strohmeyer warm, but it would also be delicious chilled.
8. Creamy Potato and Corn Soup
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Complex carbs are common in a whole food plant-based diet because of their high fiber, mineral and vitamin content. For vegans, it represents around 75% of our daily calorie intake. This Creamy Potato and Corn Soup by Roxane Brien is made of complex vegan carbs! It’s comforting, creamy, sweet and delicious!
9. Smoky Roasted Corn and Sweet Pepper Soup
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As the season is beginning it’s transition and the evening air is filled with a bit of chill, I’ve been craving soup. So I decided to use what will likely be the last round of sweet summer peppers from my CSA in a nice pot of soup! Corn is another favorite summer staple of mine and a bag of leftover roasted corn and a fresh assortment of sweet peppers got me thinking…Roasted Corn and Pepper Soup? I’ve been obsessed with smoked paprika lately and I thought the addition of this smoky spice would pair nicely with the smokiness of the roasted corn, and did it ever. This Smoky Roasted Corn and Sweet Pepper Soup by Melissa Bechter was warm and rustic, and made for a wonderful end of summer meal!
10. Chilled Sweet Corn Soup
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This light, refreshing Chilled Sweet Corn Soup by Annie McGee is the perfect palate cleanser, just in time for summer. Its versatile flavor allows it to be served as an intermezzo or as a small dessert. The soup will taste good if you overindulged on BBQ or potato salad-what-have-you at your next cook out.
11. Creamy Zucchini Corn Soup
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If you want a super satisfying, healthy, and simple dinner, this Creamy Zucchini Corn Soup by Cheri Alberts must be on the top of your list. There are endless health benefits to eating zucchini and corn, such as vitamin C, high in fiber, and other minerals. This soup is pretty much health in a bowl.
12. Smoky Spicy Hearty Corn Chowder
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This delicious and heartySmoky Spicy Hearty Corn Chowder by Larice Feuerstein is the answer to all of your winter woes. The smoky and spicy flavors will shake the snow and cold right off of you! Not only is it warming and satisfying, it’s filled to the brim with nutritious and beautifying ingredients, like sweet potatoes, carrots, kidney beans, red bell peppers, cashew cream, and corn.
13. Creamy Corn Alfredo Soup
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There is no replacement for a bowl of steaming and comforting soup when the weather starts to cool off–especially soups with a creamy base instead of a liquid broth. The creamy base makes for an extra warming and satisfying bowl of goodness that gets its creaminess from puréed sweet corn, which turned out to be wonderfully smooth and buttery. This Creamy Corn Alfredo Soup by Kristina Humphreys also happens to be an extremely easy recipe to make with one main ingredient and a few spices and toppings of choice. There are also several variations of this soup that can be made by adding different ingredients or by using it as a sauce for quinoa, pasta, and rice etc.
14. Coconut Corn Chowder
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Hearty, fun, and delicious! This creamy Coconut Corn Chowder by The Whole Foods Diet is sure to become one of your all-time favorites. Russet potatoes and coconut milk create a thick, indulgent base for sweet corn marked with notes of fresh mint, garlic, ginger, and plenty of pepper.
15. Fiesta Pepper Corn Soup
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Vibrant fresh peppers are folded into a creamy and savory corn sauce with a hint of garlic flavor in this colorful Fiesta Pepper Corn Soup by Kristina Humphreys. It is smooth and savory with the perfect creamy consistency for incorporating colorful slices of sweet peppers for a pop of flavor and crunch.
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