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East Texas Hushpuppies Recipe

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This recipe for East Texas Hushpuppies, by , is from Cooking Diary of a Texas Cowgirl, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Laura Van Dyke
Added: Tuesday, April 29, 2008

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1 cup yellow cornmeal
1 tbsp baking powder
tbsp baking soda (optional)
1 cup all-purpose flour
1 tbsp salt
1 egg, beaten
cup of buttermilk
4 Jalapenos, chopped w/ seeds
cup yellow onion, chopped
2 tsp bacon drippings

Directions:
Directions:
Mix all ingredients in a bowl and form into small balls (about 1 inches in diameter). Fry in hot cooking oil until golden brown on the outside and flaky on the inside. Just double the recipe if you need a larger batch.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
4
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
15-20 minutes
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
This recipe is dedicated to my stepmother, Laura Van Dyke, who is from East Texas and suggested I add this great recipe to our family cookbook. Wait till you try them at your next fish fry...all I can say is, "Honey Hush!"

 

 

 

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