From "River Road Recipes II...A Second Helping," published in cooperation with your Daily Inbox Newsletter.


  • 1 cup cornmeal
  • 1/2 cup flour
  • 2-1/2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1 small onion, finely chopped
  • 1 egg
  • 1/2 cup milk
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt


Mix all ingredients.  Cook in hot cooking oil* (375 to 400 degrees) until golden brown on one side.  Then turn and cook until brown on other side. *Especially good fried in oil in which fish has been fried.

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