Smoky Turkey Corn Chowder with Bacon
Smoky Turkey Corn Chowder with Bacon
  • prep: 30 min
  • cook: 45 min
  • total: 1 hr 15 min
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  • Summary

    This warming chowder is a fantastic way to use leftover turkey (and works great with rotisserie chicken, too.) Smoky bacon, earthy cumin, and mild green chiles add tons of flavor to this hearty soup.

    Ingredients

    • 6 slices bacon (4 ounces)
    • 1 medium yellow onion, chopped
    • 1 medium carrot, sliced into 1/4-inch thick rounds (halved lengthwise if large)
    • 1 teaspoon kosher salt
    • 1/2 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
    • 1 red bell pepper, seeded and chopped
    • 1/2 medium jalapeño, finely chopped, plus more to taste
    • 1 teaspoon ground cumin
    • 6 cups (48 ounces) homemade or store-bought low-sodium chicken or turkey broth
    • 1 medium sweet potato (about 1 pound), peeled and cut into 1/2-inch cubes
    • Two 4-ounce cans mild diced green chiles, drained
    • 2 teaspoons dried oregano
    • 2 dried bay leaves
    • 4 cups shredded turkey or rotisserie chicken
    • 10 ounces frozen corn, thawed
    • 3/4 cup half-and-half, plus more to taste
    • Sliced scallions, for serving
    • Chopped parsley, for serving

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 8
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 99 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 4 g 6.13%
    • Saturated Fat: 2 g 10.56%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 10 mg 3.25%
    • Sodium: 480 mg 19.99%
    • Calcium: 33 mg 3.26%
    • Potassium: 115 mg 3.28%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 1 mg 3.92%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 10 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 1 g 5.26%
    • Sugar: 2 g
    • Protein: 6 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 4.76%
    • Vitamin C 13.22%
    • Vitamin D 0.11%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat1
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch0
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat1
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total0 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total1 oz-eq

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