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Tag: Onions

Scrambled Eggs with Smoked Salmon and Chives

YIELDS: Makes 4 servings INGREDIENTS 8 large eggs 4 tablespoons chopped fresh chives 3 tablespoons milk 5 tablespoons butter 1 large onion, chopped 6 ounces thinly sliced smoked salmon, cut into strips PREPARATION Beat eggs, 2 tablespoons chives and milk in a bowl to blend. Melt butter in a heavy […]

How to Sauté Onions

Sautéing onions concentrates their natural sugars so they take on a glorious sweetness as the onions soften. Cook them longer, and they eventually caramelize into a golden brown. When you know how to sauté onions to bring out that natural sweetness, you’ll start adding them to your cooking much more […]

What’s the Difference: Shallots vs. Onions

You’re in the produce aisle, staring at an overwhelming spread of veggies, trying to decide between a white onion, a purple onion and a yellow onion, when that familiar feeling of grocery store panic starts to creep in. Wait, what about shallots? you think. What about them! While all alliums—onions, shallots, garlic, scallions, leeks, […]