Total Time
25mins
Prep 5 mins
Cook 20 mins

A good recipe for little children.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Bring 3 cups of water to boiling in a large saucepan. Add hot dogs and bring back to boiling. Remove from heat; cover 20 minutes.
  2. Pour enough oil to a 2-inch depth in a skillet and heat to 350 degrees.
  3. Combine flour, cornmeal, baking powder, salt, and sugar in a medium-size bowl and blend with fork. Add shortening and cut in with fork until the size of small peas.
  4. Combine milk and egg in a 1 cup measure. Stir into flour- cornmeal mixture. Pour mixture into a tall glass.
  5. Remove hot dogs from water and dry with paper towels.
  6. Insert skewer into the hot dog, and be sure to leave about 1 inch for handle. Dip hot dog into batter; let excess batter drip into glass. Drop into hot fat fry 2 minutes, or until golden brown.

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