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Onions Au Gratin

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Onions Au Gratin is an easy to prepare side dish recipe. Enjoy this Onions Au Gratin and share to us how you feel about this.
  White onions/Large onions sliced 1 Pound
  Butter 2 Tablespoon
  Flour 2 Tablespoon
  Cream/Milk 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Ground black pepper To Taste
  Chopped parsley/Pimento 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Bread crumbs/1/4 cup grated american / parmesan cheese 1 Cup (16 tbs), buttered
  Salt To Taste

1. Peel the onions and boil them in lightly salted water until just tender. Drain well, reserving one-half cup cooking liquid.
2. Melt the butter in a saucepan, add the flour and blend with a wire whisk. Meanwhile, bring the cream to a boil and add all at once to the butter-flour mixture, while stirring vigorously with the whisk. Add the reserved cooking water, salt, pepper and parsley.
3. Add the onions to the sauce and turn the mixture into a casserole. Sprinkle with buttered crumbs or grated cheese, or a mixture of both.
4. Brown under a preheated broiler or, if the dish has been prepared ahead, bake uncovered in a preheated moderate oven (375° F.) until heated through and brown on top.

Recipe Summary

Side Dish

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 1056 Calories from Fat 279

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 31 g47.3%

Saturated Fat 20.1 g100.4%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 72.7 mg24.2%

Sodium 933.5 mg38.9%

Total Carbohydrates 179 g59.7%

Dietary Fiber 10.1 g40.5%

Sugars 62.3 g

Protein 16 g32.4%

Vitamin A 32% Vitamin C 72.9%

Calcium 44.4% Iron 26.6%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Onions Au Gratin Recipe