Carmelized Onion Spread

Doreen Fish


Very addictive!!! Great to serve anytime....we do this one at BBQ's and get togethers. I even like it on my ham sandwich!!
If you like onions as I do you will love this!!

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10 - 12


2 Tbsp
butter or olive oil
4 c
sliced yellow onions ( red is good too)about 3 medium size
1 pkg
8 oz cream cheese, room temperature
1/2 c
1/2 c
sour cream
1/4 tsp
cayenne pepper or to taste
1/4 tsp
salt or to taste
bagel or pita chips

How to Make Carmelized Onion Spread


  • 1Melt butter in a large fry pan and add onions. cook over low/med heat stirring from time to time until they carmelize and turn a golden brown. Remove the pan from the heat. and cool about 10 mins.
  • 2Place cream cheese, mayo, sour cream, cayenne pepper and salt in a food processor and pulse until smooth. Scrape the onion into the food processor and using short pulses combine the onion with the cream cheese until evenly distributed. Do not blend too much as you want onion pieces throughout. Taste and add salt and pepper if desired.

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