Kicked Up Hush Puppies

Cassie *

By
@1lovetocook1x

I usually only make these when having Seafood, but my son loves them and asks for them just as a snack...so, he got his way today...he dips them in Ranch dressing...they have quite the kick to them, as my jalapeno's are quite hot...you can make them without too - delicious either way!

Enjoy!


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Rating:
★★★★★ 2 votes
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Serves:
20 - 24 - depending how big you make them...I use an icecream scoop size.
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
5 Min
Method:
Deep Fry

Ingredients

1 1/2 c
yellow corn meal
1/2 c
flour
2 tsp
baking powder
1/2 - 1 tsp
salt
1/4 tsp
onion powder
1 small
onion, minced
1 Tbsp
minced jalapeno - mine are hot, can use more if mild - optional
1
egg, slightly beaten
1 c
milk

Step-By-Step

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1In a bowl, combine cornmeal, flour, baking powder and salt & onion powder.

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2Beat egg slightly and add it to the bowl, along with the milk, onion and peppers. Stir until blended. Leave batter set for about 5 minutes, before frying in hot oil.

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3Drop into hot grease by Tablespoonfuls. Fry until golden brown. ( flipping occasionally ).

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4Drain on paper towels and enjoy with a dip or garnished with Parmesan cheese. I normally serve these with fish, but the son wanted some as a snack...Lol!

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