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corn dogs

(1 rating)
Recipe by
Jim Decker
Cumming, GA

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

(1 rating)
yield 10 servings
prep time 15 Min
cook time 5 Min

Ingredients For corn dogs

  • 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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