French Onion Soup

Written by 
The Canyon Ranch Kitchen

Nutrition Information (per serving)

calories 
145
protein 
8 g
sodium 
350 mg
carbohydrates 
16 g
fat 
3 g
fiber  
3 g
cholesterol 
8 mg
Servings 
6 (¾ cup ea.)
Ingredients 

1 lb yellow onions, halved and thinly sliced
1 Tbsp minced garlic
2 tsp extra-virgin olive oil
⅓ cup white wine
⅛  tsp minced fresh thyme
½ Tbsp chopped fresh parsley
½ bay leaf
Pinch freshly ground black pepper
2¼ cups chicken stock
⅓ cup beef stock
1 tsp sea salt
¼ tsp Worcestershire sauce
6 ½-inch thick slices of whole wheat French baguette
3 Tbsp grated Swiss cheese

Instructions 
  1. In a heavy-bottomed medium saucepan, sauté onions and garlic in olive oil over low heat until caramelized, stirring often to keep from burning.
  2. Add white wine and bring to a boil, simmer for 5 minutes.
  3. Add thyme, parsley, bay leaf, black pepper, chicken stock and beef stock. Bring to a boil and simmer for 20 minutes. Add salt and Worcestershire sauce.
  4. Arrange bread slices on a small baking sheet. Sprinkle tops of each with ½ teaspoon grated Swiss cheese. Broil until cheese is melted and crust is brown, about 30 to 60 seconds.
  5. Divide among 6 bowls and top with 1 cheese crouton and sprinkle with ½ teaspoon cheese.
About the author 
All Canyon Ranch recipes are developed on property by our esteemed chefs, led by Corporate Chef Scott Uehlein.