Squash Puppies

Squash Puppies Recipe

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Susan Reeves

By
@Streeves1

This is a recipe I got from a cousin. I love squash in the summertime, but do not care for it frozen. This is a great way to use (and freeze) some of the bounty from your garden!

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Method:
Pan Fry

Ingredients

8 medium
yellow squash (or zucchini)
1 medium
onion
1 Tbsp
salt
1 c
all purpose flour
1/2 c
cornmeal
1 c
grated sharp cheddar cheese
1
egg - lightly beaten
black pepper
oil for frying

How to Make Squash Puppies

Step-by-Step

  • 1Grate squash and onion. Place in colander and sprinkle with salt. Let sit for about 30 minutes to get rid of excess moisture. Pat dry with paper towels.
  • 2Mix squash and onion with flour, cornmeal, cheese, egg, and black pepper to taste.
  • 3Heat oil and drop mixture by tablespoonfuls into hot oil. Cook until golden brown and drain on paper towels.
  • 4Serve hot as an appetizer with dipping sauce of your choice (I use a cajun aoli), or serve as a side dish.
  • 5This makes a bunch, and they freeze well. I freeze them individually on a cookie sheet, then transfer to a plastic bag.

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About Squash Puppies

Dietary Needs: Vegetarian