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Recipe: Baked French Onion Soup

Ever since Sargento® came out with their Ultra Thin cheeses I have been using them in my recipes to help reduce some of the calories from regularly sliced cheese.  I always find it amazing when my family can not tell when something is a bit healthier. As part of my #ThinToWin challenge post I wrote I decided to try out one of Sargento.com’s recipes, Baked Onion Soup using the Ultra Thin Sliced Swiss Cheese.  It turned out great and the entire family loved it so I thought I would share the recipe with you this week.

 Baked Onion Soup

INGREDIENTS

• 1/4 cup butter or margarine
• 2 lbs. (about 3 large) yellow or sweet onions, thinly sliced
• 2 cloves garlic, minced
• 2 cans (10-1/2 oz. each) beef broth
• 1 cup dry white wine or water
• 1 tsp. Worcestershire sauce
• 6 slices Sargento® Deli Style  Ultra Thin Sliced Swiss Cheese, cut diagonally in half to form triangles
• 6 slices (3/4-inch thick) French bread, toasted
• 1/2 cup (2 oz.) Sargento® Artisan Blends® Shredded Parmesan Cheese

DIRECTIONS

1  Melt butter in large saucepan. Add onions and garlic; cook 30 minutes or until very tender, stirring occasionally.
2  Stir in beef broth, wine and Worcestershire sauce; heat to a boil. Reduce heat; simmer 10 minutes.
3  Ladle into 6 ovenproof bowls. Place 1 Swiss cheese triangle over each portion of soup; top with 1 slice French bread. Place remaining Swiss cheese triangles over bread; sprinkle with Parmesan cheese.
4  Place under preheated broiler 5 inches from heat; broil 2 minutes or until cheese is melted and golden.

Disclosure:  I received products and compensation from Sargento Foods Inc. and The Motherhood as part of my participating in this campaign.  All thoughts and opinions expressed in this post are my own.

Comments

  1. One ingredient that I really love to use is the onion, this is one of my favorite spice, I really appreciate this great recipe that you have shared , i should try this at once.simple to cook and I am sure that my family would love it.

  2. Mary Ambrosino says:

    The recipe sounds delicious and I will be sure to try it.

  3. Sharon Rooney says:

    I would like to try the Ultra Thin Mild Cheddar.

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