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Cheese And Onion Soup

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The much desired Cheese And Onion Soup can now be a part of your meal. While in college, I once saw my roomie making this unusually tasty dish. I couldn€™t believe that it was made out of such easy ingredients at first. Sauteed onions with sprinkled black peppers, layered with cream and tobasco was the perfect evening filler. Some whipped cream and herbs to garnish can give Cheese And Onion soup an interesting look. If you dont wanna spend those extra pennies in eating out, this cheesy recipe is perfect.
  Minced onion 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Butter 4 Tablespoon
  Unbleached flour 3 Tablespoon
  Seasoned salt 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Cayenne pepper 1 Pinch
  Black pepper 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Paprika 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Ground sage 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Milk 3 Cup (48 tbs)
  Half and half cream 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Sharp cheddar cheese 2 Cup (32 tbs), freshly shredded
  Worcestershire sauce 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Tabasco sauce 3 Drop
  Minced fresh parsley 3 Tablespoon
  Whipped cream 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Minced fresh chives 1 Teaspoon

Saute onion in butter until soft.
Add flour and seasonings, cook, stirring, 3 minutes and gradually add milk and cream.
Cook and stir until smooth and thickened.
Add cheese and stir until melted.
Season with Worcestershire, Tabasco and parsley, and adjust to taste.
Garnish with dollops of whipped cream and sprinkle with chives.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 3738 Calories from Fat 2315

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 272 g417.9%

Saturated Fat 165.3 g826.3%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 924.7 mg308.2%

Sodium 3115.6 mg129.8%

Total Carbohydrates 180 g60.1%

Dietary Fiber 4.8 g19.1%

Sugars 50.5 g

Protein 108 g216%

Vitamin A 236% Vitamin C 113.7%

Calcium 332.1% Iron 37.9%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Cheese And Onion Soup Recipe