Creamy Swiss Onion Soup

READY IN: 1hr 5mins
SERVES: 2-4
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Melt 3 tablespoons of butter; toss with bread cubes.
  • Place on a lightly greased baking sheet.
  • Bake at 350° for 7 minutes; turn and bake 7 minutes longer or until toasted.
  • Meanwhile, in a large saucepan, sauté onions in remaining butter until lightly browned, about 12 minutes.
  • Stir in water and bouillon; bring to a boil.
  • Reduce heat; cover and simmer for 15 minutes.
  • Combine flour and 1/2 cup of milk until smooth; gradually stir into onion mixture.
  • Stir in remaining milk.
  • Bring to a boil; boil for 2 minutes, stirring until thickened.
  • Reduce heat to low; stir in 3/4 cup Swiss cheese and pepper.
  • Ladle into 4 oven proof bowls; sprinkle with reserved croutons and remaining cheese.
  • Broil 4 inches from heat until cheese is melted and bubbly.
  • Garnish with chives.
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