Don’t feel like standing over a pan of gently sautéing onions? Simply toss them in the slow cooker, let them go (8 hours or overnight), and come back to beautifully tender-sweet caramelized onions—perfect for folding into dips, stirring into sides and salads, layering onto sandwiches, and more. 

Nicole McLaughlin
Recipe by Well Done

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Recipe Summary

active:
20 mins
active:
8 hrs 20 mins
total:
8 hrs 40 mins
Yield:
Makes about 3 cups
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • Place sliced onions in slow cooker; cover and cook on LOW 8 hours. Season with salt, black pepper, and thyme or as desired. Serve on burgers, steaks, or use as a base for soups, sauces, or dips.

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