Crispy Fried Onion Rings

What is Onion Rings ?

An Onion Ring which is also called “French Onion Rings” It is a form of appetizer in American cuisine. Ring of onion generally dipped in batter and breadcrumbs and deep fried until golden .




What kind of Onion should you use to make Onion Rings ?

You can use white or yellow onions to make onion rings. Keep in mind that white onions are generally more pungent than yellow onions. If you are a fan of sweet onions, consider Maui, Vidalia or Walla Walla onions, which are usually available during the spring and summer.

Which is healthier Onions Rings or Fries ?

Actually, French Fries are still healthier than Onion Rings. French Fries have relatively low calories, high fiber, lower sugar and lower fat. On the other hand Onion Rings are very high in Calorie nd Fat.

Are Onion Rings Junk food ?

Onion Rings are the quintessential junk food side dish at most sit-down eateries and fast food outlets.


Nutritional Facts of Onion Rings

Amount per ( 18 Onion Rings ) – 117g

Calories480
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 30 g46 %
Saturated Fat 4.9 g24 %
Trans Fat 0.2 g
Sodium 907 mg37 %
Potassium 195.4 mg5 %
Total Carbohydrate 51 g17 %
Dietary Fiber 3.2 g12 %
Sugar 6 g
Protein 4.5 g9 %



Prep : 15 minutes

Cook : 3 minutes

Total : 18 minutes

Serving : 4

Yield : 4 Serving


Ingredients for Onion Rings

1 Large Onion, cut into 1/4 – inches slices.

1 1/4 cup of all- purpose Flour.

1 teaspoon of Baking Powder.

1 Teaspoon Salt.

1 Egg

1 cup of Milk.

1 quart Oil for frying.


Directions

Step 1 :

Heat the Oil in deep fryer to 365 degree F (185 Degree C )

Step 2 :

Separate the Onion slices into rings nd set aside. In a small bowl, stir together the flour, baking power and salt.

Step 3 :

Dip the Onion slices into the flour mixture until they all coated and set aside. Whisk the egg and milk into flour mixture using a flour. Dip he floured rings into the batter to coat, then place on a wire rack to drain until the batter stops dripping. The wire rack may be placed over a sheet of aluminum foil for easier clean up. Spread the bread crumbs out on a plate or shallow dish.

Step 4 :

Place rings one at a time into crumbs, and scoop the crumbs up over the rings to coat. Give it a hard tap as you remove it from the crumbs, The coating should cling very well and repeat with remaining rings.

Step 5 :

deep fry the rings a few at a time for 2 to 3 minutes until golden brown. Remove to paper towels to drain. Season with seasoning salt, and serve.


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