Corn Dogs

Corn Dogs Recipe

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Jim Decker


The corn dog is a fun thing to make and its great to have the kids join in on them.


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10 servings
15 Min
5 Min


  • 1 lb
    . hot dogs
  • 1/2 c
  • 1/2 c
  • 1 tsp
    baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp
  • 1/2 tsp
  • 1 Tbsp
    vegetable shortening
  • 1/3 c
  • 8 to 10
    wooden skewers

How to Make Corn Dogs


  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. Pour enough oil to a
    2-inch depth in a skillet and heat to 350 degrees. 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. Combine
    milk and egg in a 1 cup measure. Stir into flour- cornmeal mixture. Pour
    mixture into a tall glass. Remove hot dogs from water and dry with paper
    towels. 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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About Corn Dogs

Course/Dish: Other Snacks

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