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Caramelized Onion And Cheese Rounds

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  Onion 1 Large
  Olive oil/Cooking oil 1 Tablespoon
  Margarine/Butter 1 Tablespoon
  Walnuts 1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)
  Sugar 1 Teaspoon
  Herb mustard/Dijon style mustard 1 Tablespoon
  Snipped parsley 1 Tablespoon
  Baguette slices/French bread or other long, thin, firm bread 16
  Shredded mozzarella cheese 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)

In a large skillet cook the sliced onion in oil and margarine about 3 minutes or just till tender.
Add the chopped walnuts and the sugar.
Continue to cook and stir about 5 minutes or till onion is slightly caramelized and walnuts are lightly toasted, stir in the mustard and parsley.
Place bread slices in an aluminum pan.
Spoon onion mixture over each of the bread slices.
Sprinkle with the cheese.
If desired, cover bread slices and let stand at room temperature up to 1 hour.
Place pan in center of the cooking grill.
Grill 6 to 8 minutes or just till bottoms are toasted and onion mixture is heated through.
Watch carefully the last 2 minutes to avoid overbrowning.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Side Dish

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 1897 Calories from Fat 608

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 70 g106.9%

Saturated Fat 15.6 g77.8%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 44.2 mg14.7%

Sodium 2828.3 mg117.8%

Total Carbohydrates 263 g87.7%

Dietary Fiber 8 g32.1%

Sugars 19.8 g

Protein 53 g106%

Vitamin A 43.8% Vitamin C 74.3%

Calcium 40.9% Iron 16%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Caramelized Onion And Cheese Rounds Recipe