The outback bloomin' onion

Yield: 1 Servings

Measure Ingredient
⅓ cup Cornstarch; more if needed
1½ cup Flour
2 teaspoons Garlic; mince
2 teaspoons Paprika
1 teaspoon Salt
1 teaspoon Pepper
24 ounces Beer
4 Sweet Vidalia Onions
2 cups Flour
4 teaspoons Paprika
2 teaspoons Garlic powder
½ teaspoon Pepper
¼ teaspoon Cayenne Creamy chili sauce
1 pint Mayonnaise
1 pint Sour cream
½ cup Tomato chili sauce
½ teaspoon Cayenne

Recipe by: Outback Steak House Mix cornstarch, flour and seasonings until well blended. Add beer, mix well. Cut about ¾" off top of onion and peel. Cut into onion 12 to 16 vertical wedges but do not cut through bottom root end. Remove about 1" of petals from center of onion. Dip onion in seasoned flour and remove excess by shaking.

Separate petals to coat thoroughly with batter. Gently place in fryer basket and deep-fry at 375 to 400~ 1-½ minutes. Turn over and fry 1-½ minutes longer or until golden brown. 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.


Combine flour, paprika, garlic powder, pepper and cayenne and mix well.


Combine mayo, sour cream, chili sauce and cayenne and mix well.

Source Outback Steak House, Miami, FL.

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