Bloomin Onion - Outback Steakhouse
Bloomin Onion - Outback Steakhouse - Hot and tasty - A kitchen workhorse and the foundation of many party Appetizers, Hors d'oeuvre, and SnacksRated 4.7 / 5 based on 11 reviews
Prep Time: 10 min Total Time: 35 min Yield: 8 Serving
Nutrition Facts: 240 calories 9 grams fat
1/3 cup Cornstarch
2 cups Flour
4 tsp. Paprika
2 tsp. Garlic powder
1/2 tsp. Pepper
1/2 Cayenne pepper
24 oz. Beer
4 Vidalia or Texas Sweet Onions
>Creamy Chili Sauce
1 pint (2 cups) Mayonnaise
1 pint Sour cream
1/2 cup chili sauce
1/2 tsp. cayenne pepper
Mix cornstarch, flour, and spices until well blended. Add beer, mix well.
Cut about 3/4" off top of onion and peel. Cut into onion 12 to 16 vertible wedges but do not cut through bottom root end. Remove about 1" of petals from center of onion.
Dip onion in seasoned flour mixture and remove excess by shaking. Separate petals to coat thoroughly with batter.
Gently place in fryer basket and deep-fry at 375 to 400 F 1 1/2 minutes. Turn over, and fry an additional 1 1/2 minutes. Drain on paper towels. Place onion upright in shallow bowl and remove center core with circular cutter or apple corer.
Serve hot with Creamy Chili Sauce.© Jim Catanich
"I made this sauce and loved the taste. The only thing I didn't like was how thick it was 'like a paste thick'. Next time I will add a little water to loosen it up some." - rdarej3
"The sauce was amazing, it did turn out to be very thick. I was able to fix a hole in my wall with the leftovers! Kidding, very good..." - russell b.
"Tall, fluffy pancakes make the best breakfast, especially when there's plenty of butter and syrup. Make it extra special with berries and whipped cream!" - ann page
"Sorry, but this was just WAY TO SALTY for my family. I followed the recipe exactly. If I ever try it again, I will definately cut the dry ranch dressing in half as you suggested." - mrs. dj
"I've made this quite a few times now and it has become of a family favorite. I dredge the chicken breasts in flour (seasoned with a little salt, pepper, and garlic powder) and brown them. I also double the sauce...I use Frank's and don't add the celery seed. So good!!!" - mdbailey60
"This salad has lots of spinach, lots of fresh, sliced strawberries, and a delicious, sweetened oil and..." - cookie