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Sage Stuffed Onions

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  Onions 6 Large, peeled
  Water 1 Cup (16 tbs) (As Required)
  Salt To Taste
  Diced cooked veal/Finely diced cooked pork 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Bread crumbs 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Freshly ground black pepper 1⁄8 Teaspoon
  Ground sage 1 Teaspoon (Or To Taste)
  Butter 4 Tablespoon, melted (1/2 Stick)
  Grated cheddar cheese 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)

Preheat the oven to 350 degrees.
Boil the onions in salted water to cover until barely tender.
Scoop out the centers, leaving enough outside layers to make a substantial wall.
Chop enough onion centers to make one cup.
Mix the chopped onions with the diced meat, one third cup of the bread crumbs, one tablespoon water, one teaspoon salt, pepper and sage.
Fill the onion cavities, mounding up the stuffing.
Brush with two tablespoons of the melted butter.
Place in a shallow baking dish, cover and bake fifteen minutes.
Remove the cover from the baking dish and sprinkle the onions with the remaining two thirds cup bread crumbs, remaining melted butter and the grated cheese.
Bake, uncovered, until brown.

Recipe Summary

Side Dish

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 1747 Calories from Fat 660

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 75 g115%

Saturated Fat 42 g209.8%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 336.4 mg112.1%

Sodium 1077 mg44.9%

Total Carbohydrates 201 g67%

Dietary Fiber 35.1 g140.4%

Sugars 81.5 g

Protein 79 g157.6%

Vitamin A 44.7% Vitamin C 233.8%

Calcium 84.6% Iron 48.7%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Sage Stuffed Onions Recipe