how to sweeten onions

★★★★★ 2 Reviews
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By Sherry Blizzard
from Piney Flats, TN

There is a little out of the way bbq joint in between High Rolls and Cloudcroft, NM that made exceptional barbecue. But what I really loved were their onion slices. They were crispy crunchy and ever so sweet! Almost like eating a slice of apple. You WANT this on your pulled pork bbq sandwich! They would never tell me how they did it but I think I figured it out.

★★★★★ 2 Reviews
prep time 5 Min
method No-Cook or Other

Ingredients For how to sweeten onions

  • 1-4
    onions
  • 1 pt
    half and half
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How To Make how to sweeten onions

  • 1
    Peel and slice onions into roughly 1/4" or bigger slices.
  • 2
    Place onions in a bowl and pour half and half over onions. Mix well.
  • 3
    Cover with plastic wrap. Place in refrigerator for 24 hours.
  • 4
    Drain half and half (reserve...it makes a great potato soup) from onions. Rinse onions in cool water drain on paper towels. Serve immediately or put in a plastic bag to use later.
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