Tag Archives: onions

“Weapons of Destruction” aka kitchen tools


So, you’ve got to cut onions and saute’ them for your sauce. Which weapon do you favor? Tell me why in the comments. Is your choice based on ease of clean-up or efficiency of chopping or some other reason? Thanks! … Continue reading

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When the world gives you onions, make French onion soup.


Again and again, I have been blessed with gifts of food and the kitchen challenge begins. With more onions than I could put on a sandwich or dice for spaghetti sauce, I decided to make French onion soup. 8 large … Continue reading

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Pantry Raid #8: Prepping the pantry


Part of being able to do a “pantry raid” is having something in your pantry. Not only do dry goods fit under this category, according to my definition, but also frozen, fresh and refrigerated item. In order to stock my … Continue reading

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40 Days of Soup: Day 32 – Rosemary Beef with Lentils and Kale


Tonight’s creation began with the intent to make a cream of mushroom/French onion type soup. There were fresh mushrooms that needed to be cooked and a 3 lb bag of onions just home from the grocery. While sauteing the mushrooms and onions … Continue reading

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40 Days of Soup: Day 28 – Ginger Chicken with Carrots and Potatoes


Day 28? Got to come up with some new flavors and play with my new toy-an immersion blender.  What flavor- hmmmmm, ginger! What else do I have? Well, here’s what I came up with:   Ingredients: 1 onion, diced 2 … Continue reading

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40 Days of Soup: Day 17 – Cream of Asparagus


A status comment from a facebook friend got me thinking about one of my favorite soups: cream of asparagus. Ingredients: 1 onion, sliced 2 Tablespoons butter 2 Tablespoons brown sugar (or less if less sweetness desired) 1 bunch fresh asparagus, chopped 1 … Continue reading

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40 Days of Soup: Day 11-Beef and Veggie Stew


All of the soups up to this day have been created mostly by what was on hand but my soup eaters have requested a beef and veggie stew. Off to the store I went. Ingredients: 1 1/2 lb stew meat … Continue reading

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40 Days of Soup: Day 10 Guacamole Meatball (without the guacamole)


Today offers more time than usual since the basketball game got SNOWED out this 29th day of November in north Georgia! (whatever…) Ground beef in the ‘frig is begging to be meatballs. My customers loved the guacamole in their soup, … Continue reading

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