Can we talk about the fact that recipes containing
caramelized onions always severely underestimate the amount of time needed to
get onions to caramelize? It drives me crazy when I see recipes that mention
cooking onions for 15-20 minutes. The whole point of caramelizing onions is
that you cook them low and slow to achieve deeply browned and sweetened onions.
This dip called for a 25 minute cook time and while I think you could certainly
have some well-sautéed onions in that amount of time, you’ll need at least 45