Pan Fried Onion Dip


Ingredients:

2 large yellow onions
4 tablespoons unsalted butter
1/4 cup vegetable oil
1/4 teaspoon ground cayenne pepper
1 teaspoon kosher salt
1/2 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
4 ounces cream cheese at room temperature
1/2 cup sour cream
1/2 cup good mayonnaise

Directions:

  • Cut the onions in half and then slice them into 1/8-inch thick half-rounds. (You will have about 3 cups of onions.)
  • Heat the butter and oil in a large saute pan over medium heat.
  • Add the onions, cayenne, salt, and pepper and saute for 10 minutes.
  • Reduce the heat to medium-low and cook, stirring occasionally, for 20 more minutes until the onions are browned and caramelized.
  • Allow the onions to cool.
    Place the cream cheese, sour cream and mayonnaise in the bowl of an electric mixer fitted with the paddle attachment and beat until smooth.
  • Add the onions and mix well.
  • Taste for seasonings.
  • Serve at room temperature.

~Pasta

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