How to make Corn And Chicken Chowder -

Chowder is a soup that has been thickened with something. Here corn is blended to give the soup thickness, nutrients and flavour.

Sanjeev Kapoor

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Main Ingredients : Chicken legs (चिकन टंगड़ी), Salt (नमक)

Cuisine : French

Course : Soups

Corn And Chicken Chowder

Corn And Chicken Chowder Recipe Card


Hindi: murgh
Be a kid or a teenage or an adult or an oldie, chicken lovers trend all over the world at all times! One meat that is a favourite of all beyond belief! When cooked, it can be presented in many guises. Sauté it, fry it, toss it, bake it, steam it – eat it the way you want to. Whatever its form may be upon being cooked, its flavour may change but its flesh remains high in protein, low in fat and can be digested easily.

Prep Time : 16-20 minutes

Cook time : 31-40 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Spicy

Ingredients for Corn And Chicken Chowder Recipe

  • Chicken legs 2

  • Salt to taste

  • Crushed black peppercorns 2 teaspoons

  • Oil 4 tablespoon

  • Leeks chopped 1/2 cup

  • Celery chopped 3 tablespoons

  • Garlic chopped 1 tablespoon

  • Corn kernels 1 1/2 cups

  • Butter 1 tablespoon

  • Chicken stock 4 cups

  • Corn cob 1

  • Fresh cream 2-3 tablespoons

  • Fresh parsley for garnishing


Step 1

Marinate the chicken legs with salt and one teaspoon crushed black peppercorns for ten to fifteen minutes.

Step 2

Heat two tablespoons oil in a non-stick pan, and sear the chicken from both sides on high heat and cook for two to three minutes.

Step 3

Heat remaining oil in a pressure cooker, add leeks, celery and garlic and sauté for two minutes.

Step 4

Add corn kernels and sauté again. Add butter and mix.

Step 5

Add salt and remaining crushed black peppercorns and mix again. Add chicken stock and corn cob and let the mixture come to a boil.

Step 6

Add chicken legs, cover the cooker and cook under pressure till three whistles are given out. Let the pressure reduce completely.

Step 7

Open the pressure cooker, remove the cob and discard it. Take out chicken and place on a plate

Step 8

Churn the mixture in the pressure cooker lightly with a blender. Switch on the heat and let it boil once again.Add fresh cream mix and switch of heat.

Step 9

Debone the chicken legs with a fork and shred it.

Step 10

Put shredded chicken in a serving bowl and pour the chowder over. Chop parsley and garnish with it. Serve hot.

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