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French Onion Soup Recipe

Looking for an easy French Onion Soup recipe? Learn how to make French Onion Soup using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by scrmom4

Makes 8 servings



Easy French onion soup. Slicing the onions takes the longest time. Need to gauge onion size as need fewer of the larger onions. Use white or any sweet variety like Vidalia.

Recipe Ingredients for French Onion Soup

6 sliced onions
4 T olive oil
4 T minced garlic
9 c beef broth
2 oz French bread
2 oz Parmesan, Shredded Cheese
2 oz Swiss cheese
1 Salt
1 Pepper

Recipe Directions for French Onion Soup

  1. Saute sliced onions and minced garlic in olive oil, until onion is translucent.

  2. Add beef broth and bring to boil. Add salt and pepper to taste.

  3. Return to simmer and simmer for 40 minutes. Adjust salt and pepper as needed.

  4. Toast slices of French bread in 325 degree oven for 15-20 minutes, until bread is toasted and browned.

  5. Ladle soup into oven proof bowl. Top with 2 oz bread, 2 oz Parmesan cheese, 2 oz Swiss cheese.

  6. Broil on High until cheese is bubbly and browned.

  7. Serve immediately with extra Parmesan as needed.

Categories

Soup

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 384.8g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
219
Calories from Fat
112
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
12.4g
19%
Saturated Fat
3.9g
19%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
12mg
4%
Sodium
1062mg
44%
Potassium
391mg
11%
Total Carbohydrates
14.8g
5%
Dietary Fiber
1.7g
7%
Sugars
4.6g
Protein
12.1g
Vitamin A 2% Vitamin C 12%
Calcium 19% Iron 7%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
B-
  Good points
  • Low in cholesterol
  •   Bad points
  • High in sodium
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