Recipe courtesy of Simon Sobolewski and Kunai Ghose

Pacific Rim Chowder

  • Level: Easy
  • Total: 50 min
  • Prep: 20 min
  • Cook: 30 min
  • Yield: 8 servings
Share This Recipe


1 (15-ounce) can corn, drained and liquid reserved

1 1/2 cups diced onion

1 1/2 cups diced carrot

1 1/2 cups diced celery

1 1/2 cups diced parboiled potatoes

1 bunch cilantro, leaves picked and stalks minced

2 ounces crushed garlic

2 teaspoons toasted ground coriander seeds

1 teaspoon toasted ground cumin

2 teaspoons sea salt and pepper mix

1 ounce olive oil-canola oil mix

1 (15-ounce) can crushed tomato

3 (15-ounce) cans coconut milk

4 ounces sweet chili sauce

2 ounces chipotle en adobo puree

1 ounce hot sauce

1 ounce Worcestershire sauce

1 1/2 pounds halibut, ling cod or other white fish

Sliced green onion, for serving


  1. Saute the corn, onions, carrots, celery, potatoes, cilantro stalks, garlic, coriander seeds, cumin, and salt and pepper in the oil until the veggies are soft, about 15 minutes. Add the tomatoes, coconut milk, chili sauce, chipotle puree, hot sauce, Worcestershire sauce and fish and simmer for 15 minutes. 
  2. Serve garnished with cilantro leaves and green onions.