|Onion||8 Medium, peeled|
|Freshly ground pepper||To Taste|
1) Heat the oven to 400°F.
2) Grease a baking dish.
3) On the baking dish, arrange the onions.
4) Dot with butter or oil, and bake for 45 minutes to 1 hour and 15 minutes until nearly charred, and color changes to black and brown.
5) More butter or oil may be sprinkled over onion to keep them moist.
6) Season wth salt and pepper.
7) Serve the baked onion either hot or chilled.