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Onions In Raisin Sauce

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Onions in raisin sauce is a herbed onions recipe. Cooked with broth along with garlic for flavor, it is served with an orange raisin sauce. Herbed with basil and thyme, it has a rich and luxurious taste to it.
  Olive oil 1 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Small white onions 3⁄4 Pound, peeled
  Garlic 2 Clove (10 gm), minced
  Dry white wine 1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)
  Low sodium beef broth 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Low sodium tomato paste 2 Tablespoon
  Raisins 2 Tablespoon
  Grated orange rind 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Dried basil 1⁄4 Teaspoon, crumbled
  Dried thyme 1⁄4 Teaspoon, crumbled
  Black pepper 1⁄8 Teaspoon

In a small heavy saucepan, heat the olive oil over moderate heat for 1 minute; add the onions and cook, uncovered, stirring frequently, until they are golden about 7 minutes.
Add the garlic, wine, beef broth, tomato paste, raisins, orange rind, basil, thyme, and pepper, and bring to a simmer.
Cook, uncovered, stirring often, for 20 minutes or until the onions are tender.
Raise the heat to high and cook, stirring, until the sauce is thick about 3 minutes.

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Side Dish

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 406 Calories from Fat 72

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 8 g12.7%

Saturated Fat 1.2 g6.2%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 3.2 mg1.1%

Sodium 175.5 mg7.3%

Total Carbohydrates 66 g21.9%

Dietary Fiber 8.5 g34%

Sugars 34.2 g

Protein 9 g18.7%

Vitamin A 3.7% Vitamin C 56.5%

Calcium 19.7% Iron 22.1%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Onions In Raisin Sauce Recipe