Wild-Rice Hushpuppies

Wild-Rice Hushpuppies

InHarvest Products Used

Ingredients:

Yield: 24 servings (5 hushpuppies per serving)

  • 8 oz. InHarvest Wild Rice
  • 4½ c. cornmeal
  • 1½ c. self-rising flour
  • 1½ t. baking soda
  • 2 T. baking powder
  • 1 T. garlic powder
  • 1 T. salt
  • 3 c. buttermilk
  • 3 eggs   
  • 1½ c. small-dice onion

 

Directions:

1.    Cook InHarvest Wild Rice according to package directions and chill immediately.
2.    In a large bowl, mix the cornmeal, flour, baking soda, baking powder, garlic powder and salt.
3.    In a separate bowl, whisk together the buttermilk and egg.
4.    Combine the wet and dry contents of both bowls and mix well. Fold in the chilled wild rice and onion and blend well.
5.    Drop the batter, 1 tablespoon at a time, into 350°F oil (do not overcrowd) to cook hushpuppies in batches. (Dip the spoon in warm water between each drop of batter into oil.)
6.    Fry the hushpuppies until golden brown, turning as needed during cooking. Remove each batch of hushpuppies to paper towels. Serve warm.

Nutrition Facts
Per serving: 260 cal., 5 g pro., 34 g carb., 3 g fiber, 11 g fat (2 g sat. fat), 30 mg chol., 610 mg sod.