French Onion Soup Recipe

French Onion Soup Recipe from the diabetic recipe collection at InformationAboutDiabetes.comIngredients:

1 tbsp butter1 large onion, thinly sliced2 tsp all purpose flour1/4 cup dry white wine5 cup water4 cubes beef bouillon1 pinch salt1 pinch pepper4 slice french bread1 cup swiss cheese


Melt butter in a heavy frypan. Add sliced onion, cover, cook over load heatabout 5 minutes until onion is tender. Remove lid, increase heat to high.Cook and stir until onions are golden. Reduce heat, stir in flour and wine.Simmer 1 minute. Add water; stir in bouillon cubes. Bring to a boil, reduceheat and simmer 5 minutes. Season to taste with salt and pepper. Placebread slices in a 325 degree oven for 5 minutes, to dry. Pour soup into 4heated ovenproof bowls. Place a slice of bread on top of each; allow breadto soak up soup, then cover with 1/4 cup cheese per bowl. Bake in a 325degree oven for 25-30 minutes until cheese is lightly browned.Makes 4 services 1 serving = 1 cup; 1 protein choice; 1-1/2 starchy choice;1-1/2 fats/oils choice; 20 g carbohydrate; 11 g protein; 11 g fat 930kilojoules; 223 caloriesPosted by Jane Knox

Serves: 4

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