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Outback Steakhouse Loaded Blooming Onion Recipe

Outback Steakhouse Loaded Blooming Onion

Ok Outback – we’ve seen your loaded blooming onion and we’re hooked. A deep fried onion covered with cheesy bacon fries? But why are they a limited edition item? They should be a permanent fixture on the menu – but just in case you decide to take them away, we’ve whipped up a homemade version to satiate our comfort food cravings!

Video Courtesy of POPSUGAR Food

Outback Steakhouse Loaded Blooming Onion Recipe

Inspired by Outback Steakhouse


  • 1 Blooming Onion (Recipe is in the video – OR follow or Secret Copycat Restaurant Recipe for the Original Outback Steakhouse Bloomin’ Onion by CLICKING HERE NOW)
  • 1 1/2 cups French Fries
  • 1/4 teaspoon Seasoning Salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon Onion Powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon dried Oregano
  • 2/3 cup Mexican-Blend Shredded Cheese
  • 2 strips cooked Bacon, diced
  • Non-Stick Cooking Spray
  • 1 cup Ranch Dressing (OR Go all in and make the original Outback Steakhouse’s Blooming Onion Creamy Chili Dipping Sauce Recipe by CLICKING HERE NOW)
  • 1/4 teaspoon Cayenne Pepper



  1. Preheat oven to 350ºF.
  2. Prep outback-style blooming onion.
  3. Heat oil.
  4. Combine french fries with seasoning salt, onion powder, and oregano in a medium bowl and toss until well-mixed.
  5. Arrange seasoned fries on a small sheet tray sprayed with non-stick cooking spray.
  6. Bake for about 6 minutes, or until the fries have begun to crisp up slightly.
  7. While the fries are crisping up fry blooming onion. Place on paper towels to let excess oil drain off.
  8. Next, top the warm fries with cheese blend and bacon and bake for another 4 minutes or until cheese is melted and bubbling.
  9. Immediately top the blooming onion with the warm gooey cheese fries.
  10. Lastly mix together ranch dressing and cayenne pepper, to serve on the side.

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Photo is taken from the video. Original Video can be found at How to Create Outback’s Loaded Blooming Onion | Get the Dish. Additional Information Courtesy of Wikipedia and is used by permission.


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