Braised Onion Sauce Recipe

Recipe by: "The New James Beard"

Step 1

Melt the butter in a skillet, add the onion, and cook, covered, over medium heat until soft and transparent. Uncover, stir in the sugar, reduce the heat and cook gently until brown, about 1 hour. Stir in the Madeira and cook 2 minutes. Toss the sauce with drained, cooked pasta, preferably tomato pasta spaghetti, or macaroni. Serve at once with grated Parmesan cheese.

Things You'll Need

  • 1/2c Butter
  • 1 1/2lb Yellow onions; sliced 3/8" t
  • 1tb Sugar
  • 1/4c Madeira
  • Parmesan cheese

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