Caramelized Onion Tart with Swiss & Bacon

A great savory appetizer!  


  • Yield: 6-8
  • Cook time:20 Minutes
  • Prep time:20 Minutes


  • 6 slices Grandessa Signature Center Cut Bacon, chopped
  • 2 medium onions, sliced
  • 1 Bake House creations Pie Crust
  • 1 tablespoon Carlini Extra Virgin Olive Oil
  • 3 tablespoons Countryside Creamery Unsalted Butter, melted
  • 1/4 teaspoon Stonemill Essentials Iodized Salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon Stonemill Essentials Ground Black Pepper
  • 1 tablespoon Stonemill Essentials Italian Seasoning
  • 8 ounces Happy Farms Swiss Cheese Block, grated
  • 2 tablespoons Priano Romano Shredded Cheese


1. Preheat oven to 400°. 

2. In a medium frying pan, sauté bacon until crisp. Remove with a slotted spoon and drain on paper towels. Reserve. Add onions and cook until caramelized in appearance. Reserve.

3. Combine the vegetable oil and melted butter in a small bowl. Roll out the pie crust onto a baking sheet and brush on half of the butter mixture.

4. Sprinkle the pie crust with salt, pepper, and Italian seasoning.

5. Spread Swiss cheese evenly over the crust, leaving a 3" border. Top with the chopped bacon and onions.

6. Fold the border over the filling to form a rustic edge.

7. Brush sides with remaining oil and butter, then sprinkle whole tart with 2 tablespoons Romano cheese.

8. Bake in the oven for 20-25 minutes or until golden brown and crisp.



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