- 1 c yellow cornmeal
- 3/4 c self-raising flour
- 1 t Salt (Table)
- 1/2 t Sugar (Granulated)
- 1 t cayenne pepper
- 1/2 small sweet onion, finely chopped
- 1/2 jalapeno pepper, finely chopped
- 4 green onions, finely chopped
- 1 large egg, beaten
- 1/4 c cheddar, grated
- 1 c buttermilk
- freshly ground black pepper
Preheat the deep fryer to 375F.
Mix all ingredients together into a large mixing bowl to form a thick batter.
Dip 2 spoons into water. Using the spoons, scoop up some of the batter and drop into the hot oil. Work in batches. Fry for 3-4 minutes or until golden brown. Remove and drain on a paper towel lined sheet tray.