Classic French Onion Soup from Kraft

Classic French Onion Soup from Kraft

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"When French onion soup is made slowly and carefully, the onions caramelize to a deep mahogany colour. The soup has a superb flavour and is a perfect winter dish."
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1 h 10 m servings 304 cals
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Original recipe yields 6 servings



  • Calories:
  • 304 kcal
  • 15%
  • Fat:
  • 17.6 g
  • 27%
  • Carbs:
  • 20.8g
  • 7%
  • Protein:
  • 14.2 g
  • 28%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 27 mg
  • 9%
  • Sodium:
  • 467 mg
  • 19%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
  • ** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.
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  1. Heat oil in large skillet on medium-high heat. Add onions; cook and stir 5 min. or until tender. Reduce heat to medium-low; cook 30 min. or until onions are golden brown, stirring occasionally and adding thyme for the last 5 min.
  2. Stir in sherry; cook on medium-high heat 5 min. or until sherry is reduced by half. Add beef broth; bring just to boil. Cover; simmer on medium heat 20 min.
  3. Heat broiler. Ladle soup into 6 ovenproof bowls; top with baguette slices and cheese. Broil 3 to 5 min. or until cheese is bubbly and golden brown.


  • Special Extra:
  • For more flavour, add 1 bay leaf to cooked onions with the thyme. Discard bay leaf before ladling soup into bowls.