Crispy Fried Sweet Onion Rings Recipe
Enjoy them on the side of a juicy cheeseburger, flavorful steak, or even your favorite BBQ dish, crispy fried sweet onions rings are the ultimate Southern side dish. Wispy thin and packed with favor, this onion ring recipe is a win-win. They are super easy to make and guaranteed to crowd please.The secret is in the batter – and buttermilk. Soaking the raw onion rings in buttermilk before dipping them in the perfectly spiced flour mixture gives the dish an edge. Remember to heat the oil to 360˚ between each batch to ensure every onion ring is as good as the last.Of course, be sure to serve the crispy onion rings as soon as they are done; you won't be able to resist a second and third serving. After all, homemade onion rings are always better than the store-bought version. Trust us. Originally published in May of 2013, this Southern Living recipe has been a fan-favorite ever since.