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Hush Puppies


Try this recipe the next time you serve fish or have a shrimp boil. Yummy! 

1 1/2 cup cornmeal
1/2 cup flour
3 teaspoons sugar
2 teaspoons chopped chives
1 teaspoon baking powder
1 teaspoon onion powder
1/2 teaspoon garlic salt
1 cup buttermilk
1 egg
peanut oil for frying

Using a large dutch oven, preheat oil for frying to 375 degrees. In a medium bowl, combine cornmeal, flour, sugar, chives, baking powder, onion powder, and garlic salt. Add buttermilk and egg. Stir well. Drop by teaspoonful into hot oil. Cook until golden brown. Remove from oil with a slotted metal spoon and drain on a wire rack with paper towels beneath. Makes about 30 hush puppies. 
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