French Onion Soup Made From Scratch.

French Onion Soup Made From Scratch.


Servings 4-6
Time Needed Prep
Ingredients 6
Difficulty Easy

Rating (click to rate)

4.1 based on 8 ratings.


  • 6 Onions White
  • 2 tbsp Olive Oil
  • 3 Garlic Cloves
  • 1250 ml Beef Stock
  • 1/2 cup Gruyere Cheese
  • 4 Crusty Bread

Nutrition Information

Qty per
409g serve
Qty per
Energy 1419cal 347cal
Protein 13g 3.2g
Fat (total) 26g 6g
 - saturated 5.3g 1.3g
Carbohydrate 27g 7g
 - sugars 3.57g 0.87g
Dietary Fibre 2g 0.49g
Sodium 974mg 238mg

Please Note - Nutritional information is provided as a guide only and may not be accurate.

Have you ever made traditional French Onion Soup from scratch? Our French onion soup recipe is quite easy to make, a common dish done uncommonly well.

Besides, there is nothing better than a warm, delectable, fragrant home-made soup.


  1. Peel the onions, cut in half and slice very thinly.

  2. Peel and crush the garlic.

  3. Heat the olive oil in a heavy based pot and cook the onions and garlic over a medium heat until golden.

  4. Pour the beef stock over the onions. Cover and cook for 20 - 25 minutes.

  5. Meanwhile, cut the crusty bread into slices, add the cheese and grill until golden.

  6. Pour the soup into bowls and place the toasted cheese bread on top.

  7. See? Easy peasy. Serve with crusty bread while piping hot!

Recipe Hints and Tips:

  • French Onion Soup can be frozen up to four months.

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