Warm Sweet Onion Spread
"This is such a simple appetizer, but it's one of the most delicious I've ever tasted," says Chris Greissinger of Hollis, New Hampshire. The rich onion mixture is terrific served with crackers or tortilla chips.
Total TimePrep: 5 min. Cook: 30 min.
Makesabout 4 cups
- 2 small sweet onions, chopped
- 1-1/2 cups mayonnaise
- 1-1/2 cups shredded Swiss cheese
- Assorted crackers
- In a large bowl, combine the onions, mayonnaise and cheese. Spoon into an ungreased 9-in. pie plate.
- Bake, uncovered, at 350° for 25-30 minutes. Broil 6 in. from the heat for 2-3 minutes or until bubbly. Serve with crackers.
Editor's NoteReduced-fat or fat-free mayonnaise is not recommended for this recipe.
Nutrition Facts1/4 cup: 195 calories, 19g fat (4g saturated fat), 17mg cholesterol, 139mg sodium, 2g carbohydrate (2g sugars, 0 fiber), 3g protein.
Originally published as Warm Sweet Onion Spread in Quick Cooking March/April 2005
Jan 17, 2014
Have made this several times, not recently though. Very good on sandwiches.
Feb 25, 2010
been making this for years-guests all love iti have used frozen bags of onions also