Our favorite fried onions!
ingredients
ingredients
method
step-by-step directions

Daphne Oz's Shoestring Frizzled Onions

  • 2 large onions
  • 3 cup buttermilk
  • 3 cup flour
  • 1 1/2 tablespoon salt
  • lots of black pepper
  • coconut oil for frying
step-by-step directions
  • Begin by slicing the onions very thin.  Use a mandoline to ensure that each slice is exactly the same thickness.
  • Place onions in a baking dish and cover with buttermilk for at least one hour. 
  • Combine flour, salt, and pepper  in a large bowl and set aside.
  • Heat oil to 375 degrees.  
  • When the oil is hot, grab a handful of onions, throw into the flour mixture, tap to shake off excess, and plunge into hot oil. Fry for a few minutes and remove as soon as golden brown.  Place on paper towels to remove some of the excess oil. Repeat until all of the onions are fried. 
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