UA Recipe Collection

South Carolina Hush Puppies

Summary

Yield
24 Hush Puppies
SourceMary Maginnity (1976)
Prep time
20 minutes
Cooking time
20 minutes
Total time
40 minutes

Ingredients

2 c
Cornmeal (white or yellow)
1 T
flour
1
egg
6 T
chopped onion (opt.)
1 1⁄2 c
buttermilk

Instructions

Mix the 2 dry ingredients. Add onion, buttermilk and egg. Stir well. Drop batter by spoonfuls into deep, hot grease. When done, the hush puppies will float. Drain on brown paper and serve hot. 

Notes

Hush puppies are a tasty addition when you serve fried or baked fish.