Corn & Pepper Jack Cheese Chowder


On Wednesday I made a terrific Spinach & Creamy Spinach Soup. Today’s soup is equally delicious but with a kick! It’s the perfect blend of sweet and hot! The corn brings this beautiful sweetness at the front, then after two or three bites you start to notice a little heat! A very balanced corn soup. For the corn broth, click on the link above and follow the directions.

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Swedish Meatball Chowder

Swedish Meatball Chowder

Quite a few years ago I made my first venture oversees…to Sweden! It was a beautiful time of year – not yet cold enough for heavy winter coats – kind of like today’s weather here in NJ. Heavy sweater weather…while in Sweden I got my first taste of their cuisine. Crisp, clean flavors with a touch of tart. Very simple yet appetizing. I’ve brought the taste of Sweden home with this flavorful soup… Continue reading

Creamy Corn Chowder

This time of year I could seriously eat corn every day although we do make sure to have it at least twice a week. As you can imagine I buy more corn than we can eat at a sitting so corn chowder is something I look forward to  making every year. You will also see my corn salad and salsa in the near future… Continue reading

Meatless Monday: Broccoli Cheddar Chowder

Broccoli Cheddar Chowder

MEATLESS MONDAY! We have 25 beautiful broccoli plants in the garden. After they make the initial broccoli head like the one in the grocery store, the plant starts producing little broccoli shoots. Well, I have many, many little broccoli shoots. Since my husband and I love soup, I decided to make a Broccoli Cheddar Chowder for lunch. I like to top mine with a little hot pepper oil from the best hot peppers I have ever had, Pap’s Peppers from Altoona, Pa, (Oh, So Good)! My son was visiting and he and my husband said it was the best broccoli soup they ever had. What a wonderful compliment… Continue reading