Directions. Heat vegetable oil to 365 degrees F (185 degrees C). In a large mixing bowl, combine corn meal, baking powder, salt, milk, and water. Mix in egg and chopped onion. Shape the batter into small balls, approximately 1 tablespoon each. Use a long handled spoon to gently slide the hush puppies into the hot oil.Can You bake Hush Puppies?
Directions Heat oven to 375 degrees. Grease a 2 quart glass baking dish. In medium mixing bowl, combine hush puppy mix and water; stir until smooth. Add butter, egg yolks, buttermilk, sugar and baking soda; mix well. Pour into greased casserole. Bake for 50 to 55 minutes or until golden brown and set. Serve warm.Can you make hush puppies from corn bread mix?
Southern quickbreads such as cornbread, corn muffins and hush puppies are all the same beast, just in slightly different forms. You only need add eggs and milk for standard hush puppies, but you can make the most of Jiffy mix's sweet corn flavor by adding a few flavoring ingredients, such as minced onions, jalapenos and bell peppers.Why is a hush puppy called a hush puppy?
On a business trip, he learned that farmers typically threw a southern food known as hush puppies to barking dogs to quiet them. Hence, the sales manager came up with the name Hush Puppies to describe the comfortable shoes that soothed aching feet, or "barking dogs," as they were often called at the time.