Share: Self-rising flour-1/2 cup As a substitute for self-rising flour, place 3/4 teaspoon baking powder and 1/4 teaspoon salt in a 1/2 cup measuring cup. Add all-purpose flour to measure 1/2 cup. Featured Recipes Squash Puffs Getting our son and daughter to eat squash was out of the question until a friend suggested I try this recipe. These puffs are similar to hush puppies, which my kids love. Now they love these!—Constance Ellenburg, Southhave, Mississippi Jalapeno Hush Puppies Whenever we have a neighborhood fish fry, these hush puppies are part of the menu. They're crisp and golden with just a mild pepper flavor.—Mary K. Dixson, Decatur, Alabama Related Tips Large Recipe Make half of the recipe at a time to fit into a mixing bowl. Self-rising flour- More than 1 cup As a substitute for each cup of self-rising flour, place 1-1/2 teaspoons baking powder… Reduced-fat butter This recipe was tested with Land O'Lakes light stick butter.