Fireman Bob's Bloomin Onions my way...

Bob Cooney

By
@firemanbob59

I just LOVE a good Bloomin Onion...

With this Onion, I hope You all will take the opportunity to try and see why I LOVE these...

Great with my...

Fireman Bob's Marinated Smokey Rib Eye Steaks

just sayin is all.... :)


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Serves:

a bunch

Prep:

15 Min

Cook:

10 Min

Method:

Deep Fry

Ingredients

spicy bloomin dipping sauce
3 c
mayonnaise
3 c
sour cream
1 c
shredded extra sharp cheddar cheese
1/2 c
chili powder
2 Tbsp
horseradish sauce
2 small
anniheim chili - roasted and diced fine
1 tsp
cayenne pepper
batter for onions
1/3 c
cornstarch
2 tsp
garlic - minced
2 tsp
paprika
1 tsp
jalapeno pepper - diced fine
1 tsp
salt
1 1/4 tsp
white pepper
1 c
beef stock
1 3/4 c
all purpose flour
1/2 tsp
dried thyme
1/2 tsp
dried oregano
1/2 tsp
ground cumin
3 tsp
paprika
2 tsp
garlic powder
1/4 tsp
crushed red pepper flakes
1 tsp
caraway seeds
1 or 2 large
sweet vidalia onions

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Prepare the Spicy Bloomin Dipping Sauce first and chill.

Combine the first 7 ingredients in a small bowl, mixing well, Chill for 30 minutes.
2
Prepare the Batter...

Mix cornstarch, flour, and all remaing ingredients until well blended. Add beef stock, mix well.
3
Cut about 1/4" off top of onion and peel.

Cut 12 to 16 vertical wedges into onion, like a pizza slice, but do not cut through the bottom.
4
Plunge the onion into boiling water for 1 minute. Remove from boiling water and plunge into Ice water for 3 minutes.

Take it out of the water and gently place the bottom facing down, onto a cookie sheet until it "flowers". It will spread out like a " Flower " on the cookie sheet.
5
Carefully place " opened onion " in batter coating the whole onion.

Gently place in fryer basket with " wire basket " spoon and deep-fry at 375 to 400 1 1/2 minutes. Turn over, and fry an additional 1 1/2 minutes, or until golden brown.
6
Salt to taste immediately when removed from oil.

Drain on paper towels.
7
Place onion upright in shallow bowl, and serve immediately

Serve hot with Spicy Bloomin Dipping Sauce.

Enjoy !!!

About this Recipe

Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: American