Hush Puppies

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.