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

Step-By-Step

1Prepare the Spicy Bloomin Dipping Sauce first and chill.

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

2Prepare the Batter...

Mix cornstarch, flour, and all remaing ingredients until well blended. Add beef stock, mix well.

3Cut 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.

4Plunge 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.

5Carefully 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.

6Salt to taste immediately when removed from oil.

Drain on paper towels.

7Place 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