Nell Grantham, McCalla, Alabama
Recipe by Southern Living July 2000

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Recipe Summary

Yield:
5 dozen
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • Combine first 5 ingredients; stir in onion and, if desired, jalapeño.

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  • Whisk together buttermilk and egg; add to flour mixture.

  • Pour oil to a depth of 3 inches in a Dutch oven; heat to 375°. Drop batter by level tablespoonfuls into oil; fry, in batches, 5 to 7 minutes or until golden. Drain on paper towels.

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