How to make French Onion Soup at Home

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Shuvait Thusoo
Shuvait has lived in Pune alone for 4 years while studying engineering. This was the time period when he explored the South Indian Cuisines and experienced different spices and realised the beauty of food. So he started cooking and fell in love with the craft of it. We can say that Shuvait is a foodie who loves to share his food life experiences and resources with our readers.

When I was on the bed due to Jaundice, doctor recommended having Fresh Onion Soup. After I heard this, I was like what is going on. But when I went home, my mother gave me the Onion Soup. I found it so tasty and delicious.

I started having it on regular basis and if I talk about today, I am away from my home and I miss my mother’s food but suddenly I started thinking about that Onion Soup which my mother used to make for me.

I called my mother to know the recipe and while talking to my mother. I came to know that it was not just an onion soup. It was Jamie Oliver’s French Onion Soup, which is different from simple onion soups.

I came to know from my mother about Jamie Oliver’s French Soup and she told me that he is a well-known chef of America runs many restaurants over there and he has hosted many cooking shows on television also. I was quite impressed with him.

My mother gave me the directions to make the French Onion Soup and I made it for myself and the taste was the same as it was before. I thought to share the French Onion Soup Recipe with my food lovers, so you can try this awesome recipe at home.

Come let’s see the list of ingredients that we will use in French Onion Soup Recipe, so you can gather them from the nearby supermarkets.

Ingredients For French Onion Soup

Butter1/2 Cup
Olive Oil (Buy)2 tbsp
Sliced Onions4 Cups
Beef Broth4 cans
Dry Sherry2 tbsp
Dried Thyme1 tsp
Salt and Pepper1 Pinch
French Bread4 Slices
Provolone Cheese4 Slices
Swiss Cheese2 Slices
Parmesan Cheese1/4 Cup

When my mother was giving me the directions, I was thinking that the soup will take very less time to make and if you are thinking the same, then let’s check out the exact timings.

How Much Time It Will Take?

Preparation TimeCooking TimeTotal Time
15 Mins50 Mins65 Mins

We all are very excited about all the things in our life and when I was listening about the recipe, I was excited too. If you are having the same excitement to know the recipe of French Onion Soup, then your wait is over because the French Onion Soup Recipe is one step away from you.

French Onion Soup Recipe

French Onion Soup Recipe
  1. Over the medium heat in a pot melt the butter with olive oil. When the butter and olive oil heated add onions while stirring occasionally until it will tender.
  2. When the onion tender itself, add thyme, sherry, beef broth, and sprinkle the season over them with salt and pepper. Simmer the mixture for 30 minutes.
  3. Heat the oven broiler for some time.
  4. On the top of the soup place one slice of bread and put the soup in a serving bowl.
  5. Put the slice of provolone, slice diced swiss, parmesan cheese, and place bowl of soup on the sheet and broil until it will turn brown.
  6. Serve Immediately.

Now your Jamie Oliver’s French Onion Soup is ready. Make it healthy and delicious soup at your home and I’ll bet everyone will love it.

Nutritional Facts Of French Onion Soup

We all know that soup is healthy for each one of us and if you want to know how much this French Soup is healthy for you, then I also mentioned nutritional facts about it.

Protein20.9 g
Carbohydrates27.9 g 
Cholesterol98 mg
Sodium1578.3 mg

How To Make French Onion Soup at Home|Video

If I talk about myself until I will not see something practical or going on virtually, I will never understand the process. If you think the same, then I have added a French Onion Soup Recipe video from where you will come to how to make it easier.

Video By Jamie Oliver

If you’ve liked this recipe and you have some other healthy recipes, do let me know in the comments section below. I’ll make sure it’ll get covered in thefoodxp blog.

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