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Dilly Sweet Onions

 Dilly Sweet Onions
As soon as Vidalia or other sweet onions are available each year, I make this salad. Everyone loves it, and I've received many requests for the recipe.
4 ServingsPrep: 15 min. + chilling

Ingredients

  • 1 pound sweet onion, thinly sliced
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1/2 cup cider vinegar
  • 1/4 cup vegetable oil
  • 2 teaspoons dill weed
  • 1 teaspoon salt

Directions

  • Place the onions in a large bowl. In a small saucepan, combine the
  • sugar, vinegar, oil, dill and salt; bring to a boil, stirring
  • constantly. Pour over onions and toss to coat. Cover and refrigerate
  • for at least 5 hours. Serve with a slotted spoon. Yield: 4 servings.
Nutritional Facts: 1 serving (3/4 cup) equals 266 calories, 14 g fat (2 g saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 595 mg sodium, 37 g carbohydrate, 2 g fiber, 1 g protein.