French Onion Soup

French Onion Soup

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Ingredients

  • 14 c. red, white & yellow onions, thinly sliced
  • 4 Tbsp extra virgin olive oil
  • 2 Tbsp butter
  • 2 garlic cloves, minced
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1 tsp sugar
  • 1-1/2 c. red wine (or 2 c. red wine if not using the sherry)
  • ½ c. sherry
  • 6 Tbsp flour
  • 2-1/2 qt beef stock (or 4 qt all beef stock)
  • 1-1/2 qt chicken stock
  • ¾ lb. Gruyere cheese
  • 1 - Baguette, cut in to thick slices and toasted
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