Roasted Onions

Roasted Onions


"I love Roasted Onions - no peeling, and the cut surfaces turn rich caramel brown."


servings 54 cals
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Original recipe yields 8 servings



  • Calories:
  • 54 kcal
  • 3%
  • Fat:
  • 3.4 g
  • 5%
  • Carbs:
  • 5.7g
  • 2%
  • Protein:
  • 0.6 g
  • 1%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 0 mg
  • 0%
  • Sodium:
  • 149 mg
  • 6%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. Adjust oven rack to lowest position; heat to 425 degrees.
  2. Cut onions in half; toss with oil and a generous sprinkle of salt and pepper. Place, cut-side down, on a lipped cookie sheet.
  3. Roast until tender and cut surfaces are golden brown, 25 to 30 minutes. Adjust seasonings; drizzle with balsamic vinegar.


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  • Tip
  • Aluminum foil can be used to keep food moist, cook it evenly, and make clean-up easier.
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  1. 51 Ratings


This is a simple tasty recipe. I modified mine by peeling the onions, it was delicious, but not flavorful enough. Next I cut the onions in half, then thirds, so they were in large pieces. I ...

Absolute favorite onion recipe. Skipped vinegar completely. TIP: after placing cut side down cut off small portion of end facing up, allows oil to catch on the onion.

We love onions prepared this way. Also, we sometimes grill them and also we have wrapped them in foil to roast. Many times, we go ahead and slice the onions, add the oil and seasonings and wrap ...

YOU HAVE TO PEEL THESE! The skin is borderline inedible. Basically, you chop the onion in half, chop off the tip, drizzle with EVOO and sprinkle with salt and pepper. Cut a slit in the top and w...

A nice addition to Christmas dinner. If you're choosing to drizzle with balsamic vinegar, use it sparingly!

Excellent onions! I was generous with the salt and pepper too. This went great with the sirloin patties I made.

so very good!!! so fast and so easy-a keeper!

I love roasted onions. I just peel, quarter and throw them and lots of peeled garlic (yum!) in a roasting pan coated with olive oil spray for 20 minutes, spread out a bit, add some frozen spinac...

These were actually really good. I made them for dinner but had a bunch left over that the kids just snacked on. Will be making this one again.