Who doesn’t love onion rings !!! At least I can’t resist myself jump at those golden rings of joy , no matter what is the time , whatever is my health condition or where I am !! I just had a gall bladder removal surgery and I’m strictly told not to indulge myself in any junk and fried foods !! These days , I feel bad looking at my kids , they are bored and is missing my handmade foods !! So what would be a great excuse than that !! Decided to make a bowl of happiness – onion rings !! After ten dull days , I think I deserve a little happiness..
2 Medium sized onion , cut crosswise
For the batter:
3/4 th cup flour
2 tbl spoon cornstarch
1/2 cup- 3/4 th cup chilled water ( you may need a little more to make a thick batter)
1 tea spoon baking powder
1/4 th tea spoon baking soda
1 tea spoon red chili powder
Salt to taste
1 egg white, beaten ( optional, but I would recommend it )
For dredging :
Dry flour mixture :
1/2 cup all purpose flour
1/2 cup bread crumbs
1. Separate the rings from the onion slices .
2. Make a batter with the ingredients mentioned above . Coat the rings carefully with the batter .
3. Now dredge on the dry flour mixture .
4. Fry on medium flame until golden brown .