Sweetest Hushpuppies

Serve these round treats at your next fish fry for a sweeter savory crunch. Dip in tartar sauce or ketchup or sprinkle with malt vinegar for an extra burst of flavor.

Serves: 12Hands-on: 20 minutesTotal: 20 minutesDifficulty: Easy

Serves: 12


  • 1 box (9 oz.) cornbread mix
  • 1 small box (9 oz.) yellow cake mix
  • 2 large eggs
  • 4 tsp. baking powder
  • 1 tsp. salt
  • 1 large onion, peeled and finely chopped
  • 1⁄4 cup whole milk
  • 2 cups vegetable oil


  • Combine all ingredients except milk and oil. Mix to form a crumbly mixture. Add milk and stir to form a batter.
  • Heat oil in a large deep frying pan. Drop dough by tablespoons into hot oil.
  • Cook until golden on all sides. Remove from oil and let drain on paper towels. Serve warm.