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Dondie's White River Princess Hushpuppies

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  • 2 cups self-rising cornmeal
  • 2 cups self-rising flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 3 tablespoons sugar
  • 3 large eggs, slightly beaten
  • 1/2 cup milk
  • 1 large onion, chopped
  • 2 jalapeno peppers, seeded and chopped


Combine first four ingredients in large bowl, combine eggs and milk - add to dry ingredients, stir until moistened then add onions and peppers and mix.

Drop by tablespoon into hot oil; cook for three minutes or until golden brown.

Recipe Description & History

There's nothing like eating a Southern favorite such as fried catfish and hushpuppies on the banks of a river. You can do just that at Dondie's White River Princess Hushpuppies in Des Arc. Ambience and good food are available in abundance in this replica of an old-fashioned sternwheeler riverboat. The restaurant is located on the banks of the White River in downtown Des Arc: 101 East Curran Street; phone: (870) 256-3311.

(Recipe Courtesy Dondie's White River Princess, Des Arc)