Hush Puppies

Hush Puppies

2 reviews, 4 star(s). 100% would make again

Ready in 45 minutes

Paula Deen's Recipe


1 cup Cornmeal
1 cup All purpose flour
1 tablespoon Sugar
2 teaspoons Salt
1 teaspoon Baking powder
1 teaspoon Baking soda
1 cup Buttermilk
1 each Egg; large
1/4 cup Jalapeno peppers; optional

Original recipe makes 4 Servings



In a deep pot, heat 3 inches of oil to 350 degrees.

While oil is heating, in a medium bowl, whisk together cornmeal, flour, sugar, salt, baking powder & baking soda.

In another medium bowl, whisk together the buttermilk, egg & jalapeno. Fold wet mixture into dry.

Using a large spoon, drop the batter into the oil & fry in small batches until golden brown & crisp - 2-3 minutes per batch & drain.


You need roughly 4 quarts of Vegetable oil for frying.

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Very bland without the peppers. I would add onions.
Sherry4414 3y ago

1pooh1 3y ago

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