How to Make a Blooming Onion

Blooming Onion is an appetizer served at some restaurants. It consists of one large fried Vidalia onion which is cut to resemble a flower. The name of the dish comes from its menu name at the Outback Steakhouse ("Blooming' Onion"), which claims to be the dish's inventor, although there are competing claims.[1] Whoever invented it, it tastes delicious and makes a fantastic party centerpiece. In this article, you'll learn how to make it at home.