Onion Soup Gratinee

This hearty and rich soup is easy to make and has a dramatic presentation. Use leftover bread slices that have been left out to dry for a couple of days for the best results. By using low sodium broth you can season according to your own preference.

Recipe from The Food Channel
Ingredients
  • 2   tablespoons olive oil
  • 4   large yellow onions, sliced
  •  salt and pepper, to taste
  • 2   cups low-sodium chicken broth
  • 1   cup low-sodium beef broth
  • 2   tablespoons chopped fresh thyme OR 1 tablespoon dried thyme
  • 4   slices French bread, toasted
  • 4   slices provolone cheese
  • 4   teaspoons grated Parmesan cheese
  • 1   tablespoon minced fresh chives
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How to Make Onion Soup

This onion soup is one of the simpler French recipes to make and combines a salty-sweet flavor.

Directions
1. 
Heat olive oil in large pot; add onions. Cook over medium-low heat for 20 to 30 minutes, or until onions are well caramelized. Season with salt and pepper.
2. 
Add chicken broth, beef broth, and thyme. Bring to a boil, reduce heat and simmer for 15 to 20 minutes.
3. 
Ladle soup into four oven-proof bowls; top each with 1 slice toast, 1 slice cheese, and 1 teaspoon Parmesan cheese. Broil until cheese is melted and bubbly. Serve garnished with chives.

nutrition information

Per Serving: cal. (kcal) 439, Fat, total (g) 18, chol. (mg) 34, sat. fat (g) 7, carb. (g) 50, fiber (g) 4, sugar (g) 7, pro. (g) 19, vit. A (IU) 292, vit. C (mg) 12, sodium (mg) 761, calcium (mg) 303, iron (mg) 3, Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet
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