Soupe à l’oignon

Onion Soup

Preparation info
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Appears in
Hows and Whys of French Cooking

By Alma Lach

Published 1974

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  • ¼ pound butter
  • 6 large yellow onions, sliced thin
  • 2 tablespoons


  1. Melt butter in saucepan and then add 6 sliced onions. Cover with a lid and simmer for about 30 minutes. Add sugar and flour. Stir-cook a few minutes, then stir in stock, salt (remember Parmesan is salty), and pepper. Simmer for 30 minutes. Taste and adjust the seasonings.