Spicy Corn Fritters

Variety is the spice of life, so shake up those traditional corn fritters with corn and green chiles—and get the party going with a new twist on an old favorite!

  • Prep Time 25 min
  • Total Time 25 min
  • Servings 24

Ingredients

Vegetable oil for deep frying
2
cups Original Bisquick™ mix
1/2
cup cold water
1
egg
1
can (15.25 oz) Green Giant™ whole kernel corn, drained
1
can (4.5 oz) Old El Paso™ chopped green chiles, well drained
Old El Paso™ Thick 'n Chunky salsa, any variety
  • 1 In deep fat fryer or heavy saucepan, heat 2 to 3 inches of oil to 375°F.
  • 2 In medium bowl, stir Bisquick mix, cold water and egg until blended. Stir in corn and chiles.
  • 3 Drop about 5 to 6 small spoonfuls of batter into hot oil; fry 2 to 3 minutes, turning as necessary, until well browned. With slotted spoon, remove fritters from oil; drain on paper towels. Repeat with remaining fritters. Serve warm with salsa.

Expert Tips

For the best results—and the crispiest fritters—use a thermometer to be sure that the oil is the correct temperature.

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Fritter
Calories
130
(
Calories from Fat
90),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
10g
10%
(Saturated Fat
1 1/2g,
1 1/2%
Trans Fat
0g
0%
),
Cholesterol
10mg
10%;
Sodium
240mg
240%;
Total Carbohydrate
10g
10%
(Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
  Sugars
2g
2%
),
Protein
1g
1%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
2%;
Vitamin C
0%;
Calcium
0%;
Iron
2%;
Exchanges:
1/2 Starch; 0 Fruit; 0 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
1/2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.