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Easy Creamed Onions

Rated as 4.7 out of 5 Stars

"My great-grandma's recipe. Always a favorite at Thanksgiving dinner. Worth using fresh onions instead of frozen."
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25 m servings 161
Original recipe yields 6 servings


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  1. Bring water and salt to a boil in a small saucepan; cook onions in the boiling water until just tender, 5 to 10 minutes. Drain, reserving 1/2 cup water in saucepan, and return onions to pan. Add butter to onions.
  2. Mix milk and quick-mixing flour together in a bowl; add to onion mixture. Cook and stir over medium-low heat until thickened, 10 to 15 minutes. Stir in more quick-mixing flour if mixture is too thin.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 161 calories; 9.7 16.2 3.4 26 118 Full nutrition

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Made this exactly as the directions dictated early Thanksgiving day and then refrigerated it. When it came time to reheat it, I had no burner available so I put it in a chaffing dish and put it...

This was the easiest version of creamed onions I've ever made, and it tastes just like my Nan's... I used chicken broth like a saw in a review (vs. Water) and it added so much flavor. That was t...

I was pleasantly surprised! I was thinking this was going to be boring but the flavors came through. The only thing I would add is black pepper which can be added at the table. I didn't use Wond...

This is an excellent recipe. I recommend using jarred onions. You may want to order them in advance though.

Such a great recipe! Will def keep this easy peasy recipe on my holiday dinner list!

Really Nice - I made it on Thanksgiving Eve. Having read another recipe that added White Pepper I experimented one spoonful at a time. I decided I didn't like the White Pepper much. This re...

So easy and delicious

Larger sweet onions were used; boiled and skinned them. Used whole milk, pepper and Ritz Crackers as changes. It was an great add to Christmas dinner!