Hush Puppies

1 C Flour, self rising
1 C Cornmeal
1 Egg
1 C Milk
2 T Oil
4 T Onion, finely chopped
2 T Corn, whole kernel (optional)
Dash of red pepper (optional)
Oil for deep frying

1. Mix ingredients in order given
2. Drop batter by the teaspoon into hot oil.  Deep fry until golden brown.
3. Drain on paper towel and serve at once.

Yield: about 18