Total Time
1hr 4mins
Prep 1 hr
Cook 4 mins

Increase the cayenne for more heat and add in some garlic powder if desired.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Prepare a deep fat fryer or a skillet.
  2. Combine all the ingredients in a medium bowl; stir until batter is well mixed, and thick.
  3. Let the batter rest on the counter or in the fridge, for 30-40 minutes.
  4. Heat the oil to 375F in the skillet.
  5. Remove from the fridge; mix lightly with a spoon.
  6. With a tablespoon, drop batter into hot oil; fry until golden brown.
  7. Remove from the fat/oil, and drain the Hush Puppies on paper towels (use several layers of paper towels).
  8. Serve hot or warm-- delicious!


Most Helpful

Super good and super easy, though I think they could've used a tad more salt. My favorite thing is they turn over on their own in the oil...Yes, I am easily amused. Thanks Kitten!

Three Kids Make Me Crazy March 24, 2009

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