These deep fried corn meal hush puppies are crispy and perfect when cooking fried fish. Chopped onions are added for extra flavor to these hush puppies. Source Virginia McDowell. Jefferson City, Mo. 1959.
You can make great tasting hush puppies from scratch.
- 2 cups corn meal
- 2 teaspoon baking powder
- 9 tablespoon chopped onion fine
- 1 tablespoon flour
- 1 teaspoon salt
- 1 cup milk
- 1/4 teaspoon red pepper
- vegetable oil for frying
- Mix these ingredients together. Drop from spoon into deep hot fat. Brown on both sides.