Mini Corndogs on a Stick
- 10 Coleman Natural Hot Dogs cut in half
- 1 cup cornmeal
- 1 cup, plus 1 tablespoon flour, divided
- 3 tablespoons sugar
- 4 teaspoons baking powder
- ½ teaspoon paprika
- ¼ teaspoon cayenne pepper
- 1 egg
- 1 ¼ cup milk
- Canola oil
1 In a medium bowl, whisk dry ingredients together, set aside.
2 In a small bowl, lightly whisk egg and milk together then pour into dry ingredients including 1/2 teaspoon salt and 1/4 teaspoon pepper.
3 Stir batter until smooth and refrigerate for 25 minutes.
4 Coat hot dog halves in 1 tablespoon of flour so that chilled batter sticks to them better.
5 Preheat oil in cast iron or other heavy-bottomed skillet to 350° F.
6 Dunk flour-coated hot dogs into corn dog batter to coat.
7 Fry at 350° F for 4-5 mins or until golden brown.
8 Remove and drain on paper towel.
9 Stick skewer in the end of each hot dog as soon as they are cool enough to handle.
10 Serve immediately with mustard and ketchup for dipping.