The traditional way to cook corndogs is to deep fry them. Add 2/3 cup more of mix (add this in small bits so you don't... Fry sausages until cooked thoroughly. Give batter a good whisking again and dip hot dog in batter to coat. Gently place the hot dogs in the … Let sausages cool and pat off excess oil. Victor Holguin/Demand Media. Victor Holguin/Demand Media. Mix well. Aside from its tastiness, the recipe is super simple to make and easy on your wallet. Instructions Make pancake mix according to recipe for 2 cups of mix. Choices about Cooking. … Pour oil into the pan and preheat to 365 degrees Fahrenheit. Victor Holguin/Demand Media. Combine pancake mix, cornmeal and salt. Dip sausages in batter so coated well. Add milk, mixing well while you pour. Coat sausages in leftover mix.