Cheesy Bacon Jalapeño Hushpuppies

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Amp up game time with bites of golden brown cheesy goodness in this recipe from BuzzFeed Tasty!

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Cheesy Bacon Jalapeño Hushpuppies
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  • 5-8 Farm Rich Mozzarella Sticks

    1 medium fresh jalapeño, finely chopped

    4 pieces crisp bacon, chopped

    2 cups cornmeal

    1 TBSP all-purpose flour

    1/2 tsp baking soda

    1 tsp baking powder

    1 tsp salt

    1 cup + 3 TBSP buttermilk

    1 large egg, lightly beaten

    vegetable oil, for frying


  1. Heat oil in skillet to 320°F.
  2. Cut Farm Rich Mozzarella Sticks into small pieces (about 1/4-inch). Set aside while preparing cornbread batter
  3. Combine flour, baking soda, baking powder, and salt in a bowl. Add buttermilk, egg, bacon, and chopped jalapeño and stir until mixed
  4. Coat mozzarella pieces in batter (using 2 spoons if necessary) then carefully place into oil and cook until golden brown (about 3-4 minutes). Drain on paper towels
  5. Keep in warm (250°F) oven while frying the remaining hushpuppies
  6. Enjoy!