Caramelized Vidalia Onion Dip Recipe

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Café 7

 

Sous Chef Scott Johnson at Café 7

 

“I think the sweet and salty flavors in this recipe go great with any kind of chip or vegetable. This dip can easily be the centerpiece of any family get-together.” – Scott Johnson, Sous Chef

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Caramelized Vidalia Onion dip from Café 7

 

Makes 8-10 servings

Ingredients

  • 1/2 lb. cream cheese
  • 2 Tbsp. olive oil
  • 2 large Vidalia onions, diced
  • 2 cups sour cream
  • 2 Tbsp. Worcestershire sauce
  • ½ bunch fresh parsley, minced
  • Salt and pepper, to taste

Directions

Set out cream cheese to soften to room temperature. Add olive oil into a skillet and set to medium-high heat until near smoking. Add Vidalia onions and turn heat to medium-low, stirring occasionally until onions are caramelized and translucent. Set onions aside to cool. Add cream cheese, sour cream, and Worcestershire into a mixer. Cream at high speed until thoroughly mixed. Add parsley to the mixer. After the onions have cooled, add to the mixer. Season to taste with salt and pepper. Cover and chill until ready to serve.

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Caramelized Vidalia Onion dip from Café 7

Caramelized Vidalia Onion Dip

Café 7
Course Dip
Cuisine American
Servings 10 servings

Equipment

  • Skillet
  • Mixer

Ingredients
  

  • ½ lb. cream cheese
  • 2 Tbsp. olive oil
  • 2 large Vidalia onions, diced
  • 2 cups sour cream
  • 2 Tbsp. Worcestershire sauce
  • ½ bunch fresh parsley, minced
  • Salt and pepper, to taste

Instructions
 

  • Set out cream cheese to soften to room temperature.
  • Add olive oil into a skillet and set to medium-high heat until near smoking.
  • Add Vidalia onions and turn heat to medium-low, stirring occasionally until onions are caramelized and translucent. Set onions aside to cool.
  • Add cream cheese, sour cream, and Worcestershire into a mixer.
  • Cream at high speed until thoroughly mixed.
  • Add parsley to the mixer.
  • After the onions have cooled, add to the mixer.
  • Season to taste with salt and pepper. Cover and chill until ready to serve.
Keyword cream cheese, Dip, onion, Sour cream and onion, Vidalia Onion
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