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Slow-Cook French Onion Soup
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A traditional onion soup with shredded Gruyere cheese and whole wheat croutons.

Rating:
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 9 hours
Difficulty: Easy

Nutrition Facts

Makes 6 servings
Amount Per Serving
Calories 119.6
Total Carbs 14.8 g
Dietary Fiber 3.0 g
Sugars 9.0 g
Total Fat 4.3 g
Saturated Fat 1.7 g
Unsaturated Fat 0.2 g
Potassium 367.9 mg
Protein 7.7 g
Sodium 95.2 mg
Dietary Exchanges
1/2 Fat , 2 Vegetables , 1/2 Meat
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Servings
Ingredients Directions
Croutons
  1. Preheat oven to 350°F.
  2. Cut four slices of whole wheat bread into cubes.
  3. Place bread cubes in a 15" x 10" x 1" baking pan.
  4. Lightly coat cubes with cooking spray.
  5. Bake 2 to 3 minutes or until bread is dry and crisp, tossing once or twice.
Soup
  1. In a 3-1/2 or 4 quart slow cooker, combine beef broth, onions, garlic, and pepper.
  2. Cover and cook over low heat for 9 to 10 hours or on high-heat setting for 4-1/2 to 5 hours.
  3. Preheat broiler.
  4. Ladle soup into oven-safe bowls. Add croutons, if desired, and top with grated cheese.
  5. Place bowls on baking sheet and position under broiler until cheese is slightly browned and bubbly.

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