Cheerwine Hushpuppy


  • 1 cup House-Autry Plain Hushpuppy Mix 
  • 1 12 oz can of Cheerwine (regular, not Diet) 
  • Additionally, 4 Tablespoons of Cheerwine (regular, not Diet)


  • Step One

    Empty 1-12oz can of Cheerwine into a saucepan.
  • Step Two

    Bring to a boil then reduce to a simmer. Let simmer for 25-30 minutes. You will end up with about 4 tablespoons of Cheerwine reduction.
  • Step Three

    Let reduction cool before making hushpuppies.
  • Step Four

    Heat oil to 350ºF.
  • Step Five

    In bowl, thoroughly combine Hushpuppy mix, prepared Cheerwine reduction, and the additional 4 tablespoons Cheerwine. Let stand 5 minutes and while you’re waiting, feel free to drink the remainder from the second can of Cheerwine.
  • Step Six

    Using a small cookie scoop or melon baller, drop batter into oil and fry 2-3 minutes or until golden brown.
  • Step Seven

    Remove from fryer and drain on paper towels.