Once you try this onion rings recipe, you will never have to search for another method to make this delicacy. Our recipe will present you with the perfect appetizers in just 15 minutes for any occasion. Crunchy, delicious, and lip-smacking – this is going to be loved at first bite! 

Let’s talk about some history as you should know about the food you’re about to make. Firstly, onion rings debuted in an advertisement for Crisco in a New York Times magazine, which was published in 1933. It included a recipe for onions that are sliced, dipped in milk, drenched in flour, and then deep-fried until crispy.  

Crunchy and Delicious Onion Rings Recipe! 

Onion rings are a very popular snack in the United States and in many other countries too. You can easily find this delicacy on pretty much any fast food restaurant’s and sit-down restaurant’s menu card. 

However, you need not have to go to restaurants to enjoy these crispy, crunchy onion rings as our recipe will help you cook the perfect rings at home. We ensure that your onion rings come out perfectly crispy, each and every time! 

You will have a perfect batter to coat the rings, and the outer crust will be extra crispy. This will make everyone come back for more. We have used everyday ingredients like onion, all-purpose flour, buttermilk, salt, cayenne, and black pepper to make this recipe truly scrumptious. 

So, let’s see how you can make a perfect crunchy snack at home. 

Quick Stats 

Prep time: 15 minutes 

Cooking time: 15 minutes 

Servings: 20 onion rings 


  • 1 Onion
  • ½ cup of All Purpose Flour
  • 1 Tablespoon of Baking Powder
  • 1 Tablespoon of Smoked Paprika
  • 1 Egg
  • ¾ cup of Milk
  • 1 teaspoon of ground pepper
  • 1 teaspoon of table salt
  • Bread Crumbs to coat
  • Oil for frying

Method to Prepare 

  • Cut onion into approx ¼ inch rings. And carefully separate the rings from each other. 
  • Now, take a medium bowl and add flour, baking powder, salt, and paprika. 
  • Coat each onion ring in the flour mixture and set it aside. 
  • Then, add milk, egg, and salt to the dry mixture and beat until there are no lumps. 
  • Meanwhile, heat the oil of your choice in a heavy-bottomed skillet over medium flame. 
  • Coat each onion ring in the above mixture and shake away the excess. 
  • Coat each onion ring in breadcrumbs.
  • Fry the onion rings in the hot oil. 
  • Serve it with your favorite dip and enjoy! 

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Final Words 

If you love fried fast food, you are just going to fall in love with this recipe. You can also pair these extra crunchy onion rings with a cup of hot coffee in the evening. Enjoy this delicious, crispy, and lip-smacking recipe with your loved ones!