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Hush Puppies

These deep fried corn meal hush puppies are crispy and perfect when cooking fried fish.  Chopped onions are added for extra flavor to these hush puppies.  Source Virginia McDowell. Jefferson City, Mo. 1959.

hush puppies

Hush Puppies

Hush Puppies

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  • Recipe Type: Bread Recipes, Family Recipes
  • Prep time: 10 minutes
  • Cook time: 10 minutes
  • Serves: 10
Hush Puppies

These are very tasty and will make your next fish fry the talk of the town!


  • 2 cup corn meal
  • 2 teaspoon baking powder
  • 9 tablespoon onion, chopped fine
  • 1 tablespoon flour
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 cup milk
  • Dash red pepper


Mix these ingredients together. Drop from spoon into deep hot fat. Brown on both sides.

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