Makes 12 hush puppies.
- Vegetable oil for frying
- 1 cup CREAM OF WHEAT Hot Cereal (Instant, 1-minute, 2-1/2-minute or 10-minute cook time), uncooked
- 1/3 cup milk
- 1 egg
- 1/4 cup minced onions
- 1 tablespoon honey
- 1/2 teaspoon salt
- PREHEAT oil in deep fryer or heavy saucepan to 360ºF. Combine remaining ingredients in medium bowl. Let stand 5 minutes.
- USING two tablespoons, form batter into 1-inch balls and drop into hot oil. Cook 3 minutes or until brown and crispy. Remove with slotted spoon and drain on paper towels. Serve warm.
- Tip: For a sweet treat, sprinkle powdered sugar over the hush puppies before serving.