Microwaved Vidalia Onion

READY IN: 10mins
Recipe by Kats Mom

An easy side from the Southern Cooking cookbook.

Top Review by SmallTownGirl

Wonderful and the time for my very large onion was spot-on. My DH even commented how good it was and an was surprised it was made in the 1100w micro. I added about 3/4 tsp brownulated sugar. I am saving the juice for an another use. Major thanks.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Peel outer skin from onion.
  2. Cut slice off bottom root end of onion so it stands upright.
  3. Cut cone shape out of top of onion with small sharp knife, leaving at least 1/2 inch intact in bottom of onion.
  4. Place onion in bowl.
  5. Place bouillon cube and butter in hole in onion.
  6. Fill bowl with water, covering onion halfway up side.
  7. Cover onion and bowl loosely with waxed paper; microwave at HIGH 5 to 6 minutes or until onion is tender and can be separated with fork.
  8. Serve broth with onion, if desired.

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