• prep: 15 min
  • cook: 0 hr
  • total: 15 min
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    When executive editor John Willoughby caught sight of these freshly fried corn dogs, he exclaimed, "Just like the Iowa State Fair!" When he bit into one, he acknowledged that it was even better. Grilling the hot dogs first lends them a deeper, smokier flavor, and the buttermilk?cornmeal coating fries up to a thick, fluffy shell?delicious with mustard or ketchup and a frosty root beer on the side. /* if (Epi.text.truncatedVersion) { Epi.text.truncatedVersion("recipeIntroText", "When executive editor John Willoughby caught sight of these freshly fried corn dogs, he exclaimed, \"Just like the Iowa State Fair!\" When he bit into one, he acknowledged that it was even better...."); } else { jQuery(function() { Epi.text.truncatedVersion("recipeIntroText", "When executive editor John Willoughby caught sight of these freshly fried corn dogs, he exclaimed, \"Just like the Iowa State Fair!\" When he bit into one, he acknowledged that it was even better...."); }); } */

    Ingredients

    • 8 hot dogs
    • 1/2 cup plus 3 tablespoons all-purpose flour, divided
    • About 8 cups vegetable oil, divided
    • 1 1/2 cups cornmeal
    • 1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder
    • 1 teaspoon sugar
    • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
    • 1/8 teaspoon cayenne
    • 2 large eggs
    • 1 1/4 cups well-shaken buttermilk
    • Accompaniments: ketchup and mustard

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    ESHA
    • Servings Per Recipe: 8
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 2349 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 245 g 377.16%
    • Saturated Fat: 40 g 201.78%
    • Trans Fat: 2 g %
    • Cholesterol: 21 mg 6.84%
    • Sodium: 1332 mg 55.49%
    • Calcium: 144 mg 14.37%
    • Potassium: 166 mg 4.76%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 3 mg 17.32%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 45 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 4 g 15.94%
    • Sugar: 6 g
    • Protein: 16 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 5.57%
    • Vitamin C 0.74%
    • Vitamin D 0.41%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat48
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch3
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat1
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total2 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total1 oz-eq

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