Hush Puppies

For authentic, golden fried hush puppies that are ready in minutes start with McCormick® Hush Puppy Corn Meal Mix.

Serves: Makes 8 servings.
15 mins Prep time 10 mins Cook time
15 mins Prep time
10 mins Cook time
  • Pour oil into deep fryer, large heavy skillet or saucepan, filling no more than 1/3 full. Heat oil to 375°F on medium heat.

  • Stir Batter Mix and water in medium bowl until smooth. Let stand 10 minutes to thicken.

  • Drop batter carefully by teaspoonfuls into hot oil. Cook several hush puppies at a time. Fry 2 minutes or until golden brown, turning once. Drain on paper towels.

Cooking tip

Test Kitchen Tip: To prepare only 1/2 of the box, use 1 cup Hush Puppy Mix and 1/3 cup plus 1 tablespoon water. Continue as directed above.

Jalapeño Hush Puppies: Add 1 jalapeño pepper, seeded and minced, to batter.

Hush Puppies with Corn and Chiles: Add 1 can (8 1/2 ounces) cream style corn and 1 can (4 1/2 ounces) chopped green chiles, drained, to the batter.

Nutrition information

Nutritional Information coming soon!