Favorite Hush Puppies

Total Time
30mins
Prep 15 mins
Cook 15 mins

Can't remember where I got this recipe. The secret is the brown sugar. Enjoy.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Combine corn meal, flour, sugar, baking powder, soda, and salt.
  2. Combine egg, buttermilk, onion and water. C.
  3. ombine mixtures and stir until just moistened.
  4. In a skillet or "Fry Daddy" pour in oil until a depth of 3 inches or to markings on "Fry Daddy". Heat oil to 375‘F.
  5. Drop batter by tablespoons into hot oil. Fry until golden brown.
  6. Quantity varies according to size.
Most Helpful

4 5

I cut it in half, but had to add more flour. I didn't use the onion and put in more sugar to make these like I love from our favorite fish restaurant. Thank you!

4 5

I'm trying to find a hushpuppy recipe like the sweet ones they serve in the Outer Banks. This one was good but not quite what I was looking for. A little too dry and definitely not sweet enough but good. I did not include the onion. I served them with Long John Silver's Fish Batter and Sweet, Creamy Coleslaw.

4 5

I should preface this by saying that I'm from South Dakota so the only hushpuppies that I've ever had are from Long John Silvers. I halved the recipe and ended up with not enough flour in it to make it stick together for frying. So I added flour until it was what I thought was the right consistancy (about 1/3 cup total). I would have prefered it sweeter so next time I won't have the sugars. They did cook up very nice and fluffy and the outside was perfectly done. Overall, a pretty good recipe.