*  Exported from  MasterCook  *
 
                                Hush Puppies
 
 Recipe By     : Elizabeth Powell
 Serving Size  : 6    Preparation Time :0:30
 Categories    : American                         Breads
                 Breads, Muffins & Rolls          Low Fat
                 Rice                             Dressings
 
   Amount  Measure       Ingredient -- Preparation Method
 --------  ------------  --------------------------------
    2      cups          cornmeal
    2      teaspoons     baking powder
    1      teaspoon      salt
    1      whole         onion -- minced
    2      tablespoons   bacon fat
    1                    egg
      2/3  cup           milk
    6      cups          peanut oil
 
      Mix cornmeal, baking powder, salt. Saute onion in bacon fat until just
 limp; cool slightly. Beat egg until light, stir in milk and onion. Stir into
 dry ingredients to form a stiff batter.  Heat oil in deep fryer to 350
 degrees. Shape batter into 3 long crescents. Fry in single-layer batches in
 hot oil until golden brown.
 
 
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 Serving Ideas : Serve hot with fried fish.
 
 
 Nutr. Assoc. : 0 902 0 0 0 0 76 435