Cheats French Onion Soup

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recipe by Kenwood

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based on 97 ratings

This quick soup is easy and tasty especially when served with a grilled slice of baguette.

recipe updated 8 Dec 2021


  • Onion icon
    1 kg
  • Fresh chives icon
    Fresh chives
    1 teaspoon
  • Olive oil icon
    Olive oil
    2 tablespoons
  • Unsalted butter icon
    Unsalted butter
    30 g
  • Garlic clove icon
    Garlic clove
    12 g
  • Granulated sugar icon
    Granulated sugar
    2 tablespoons
  • Beef stock icon
    Beef stock
    800 g
  • Fresh thyme icon
    Fresh thyme
    4 sprigs
  • Salt & pepper icon
    Salt & pepper
    as needed


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Step preview

  1. Fit thick slicing disc (5) to direct prep attachment
  2. Fit direct prep attachment to kCook Multi
  3. Fit stir tool to kCook bowl
  4. Add olive oil to the kCook bowl
  5. Fit kCook bowl to kCook Multi
  6. Turn direct prep attachment to position 1
  7. Slice onion into the kCook bowl with direct prep attachment
  8. Turn direct prep attachment to position 2
  9. Add unsalted butter, garlic clove and granulated sugar to the kCook bowl
  10. Attach lid to kCook bowl
  11. Cook with filler cap removed - 15 min, 120°C, speed 2
  12. Then add beef stock, fresh thyme and salt & pepper to the kCook bowl
  13. Cook with filler cap removed - 20 min, 98°C, speed 2
  14. Serve
  15. Garnish with fresh chives
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