Onion Straws with Chipotle Pepper Aioli
Onions straws are thin slices of sweet onion lightly breaded and deep fried until golden and crispy. Enjoy by them themselves or serve with Chipotle Pepper Aioli as the perfect party appetizer. They are also delicious served over grilled steaks, barbecued burgers, smoked chicken and even mac and cheese.
3 cloves garlic minced
3/4 cup mayonnaise
2 teaspoons lemon juice
1 chipotle pepper in adobo sauce minced
2 medium vidalia onions very thinly sliced
1 cup buttermilk
1 cup flour
1 teaspoon garlic powder
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/2 teaspoon black pepper
2 teaspoons cayenne
1 teaspoon paprika
canola oil for frying
- In small bowl mix garlic, mayonnaise, lemon juice and chipotle pepper. Cover and refrigerate.
- In wide based bowl combine onions and buttermilk. Allow to sit for one hour; stirring...
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