A corn dog is a frankfurter or other sausage dipped in cornbread batter and fried or baked. In 1942, a Texan named Neil Fletcher created the corn dog for the State Fair. This favorite fair food was the inspiration for this recipe.
Cumin gives Mexican and Southwestern food a distinctive flavor. Cumin seeds, aromatic and with a zesty, nutty flavor, are the dried fruit of a plant in the parsley family. Cumin is used whole and ground.
This recipe is great for a family movie night or a television sports party. Serve the pie with coleslaw, lemonade and caramel apple sundaes.