Quick Corn and Sausage Chowder Dinner

Make weeknight dinner fast and easy. Here's a main course recipe and three suggestions for rounding it out into a complete meal. Find out how to effortlessly dress up starters, sides, and desserts to fit the meal's main course.

The Menu

  • Corn and Sausage Chowder (see recipe below)
  • Garden Salad
  • Biscuits
  • Chocolate Cake

Corn and Sausage Chowder becomes a real home-style meal when paired with Garden Salad, Biscuits, and Chocolate Cake. The chowder is so easy and quick: The bag of shredded hash browns makes this recipe a snap. Keep them in the fridge along with biscuits and bagged salad and you'll have an almost-instant dinner.

Corn and Sausage Chowder


Garden Salad

Add sliced radishes, green onion, shredded carrot, and cherry tomatoes to a bag of iceberg salad blend. Toss with your favorite dressing.


Using all-purpose baking mix, prepare drop or rolled biscuits according to package directions. If you're really in a hurry, bake a roll of refrigerator biscuits.

Chocolate Cake

Make one or buy one and serve with whipped cream.