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How To Make Hush Puppies

In the South fried fish and hush puppies go together like peas and carrots. So the next time you're frying fish here are some tips on how to make those golden brown hush puppies just like your Granddaddy used to make.

If you’ve ever eaten fried fish in the South, you know nothing goes with fish like hush puppies. If you’re a real connoisseur of these golden brown goodies, you know there’s a “proper” way to make them come out just right. So, check out Captain Joe “Fishbait” Hester’s secrets to preparing and frying this Southern delicacy. One taste will tell you this is the way to fry hush puppies. For information about booking a charter on Weiss Lake the Crappie Capital of the World visit jojosbaitshack.com.