Hush Puppies

This side dish goes great with fish and most any kind of shellfish.

Ingredients:

•         1 cup cornmeal

•         1/3 cup flour

•         1 teaspoon baking powder

•         1/4 teaspoon baking soda

•         1/2 teaspoon salt

•         1 egg

•         1/2 cup milk

•         oil for frying

Directions :

Preheat oil to 350°F. Combine dry ingredients. Beat egg.

Add the egg to the dry mixture with most of the milk adding more milk as needed to create a dough that is moist but not runny. Do not over mix.

Drop the mixture by teaspoon in hot oil. Cook 3 to 5 minutes until golden, turning once during cook time.

Place on paper towel to cool. Serve with Tatar sauce. And a wedge of lemon.

Enjoy.

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