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Sweet Corn Hush Puppies

Serves: 24
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Ingredients

1 cup self-rising cornmeal
1/2 cup self-rising flour
1/2 small onion, finely chopped
1 egg, lightly beaten
1/4 cup canned creamed corn
3/4 cup water
1 1/2 to 2 tablespoons beer
Oil for deep fryer

Instructions

Heat oil in a deep fryer to 350 degrees.

In a small bowl, combine the cornmeal and flour. Stir in onion, egg and corn. Add water and beer and form into a stiff batter.

Shape batter into small balls using a small ice cream scoop. Fry in single-layer batches in hot oil until golden brown, about 2 minutes. Serve hot.


Nutrition

Per hush puppy: 82 calories (percent of calories from fat, 67), 1 gram protein, 6 grams carbohydrates, 1 gram fiber, 6 grams fat, 8 milligrams cholesterol, 106 milligrams sodium.

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