Cipollini onions are small Italian onions approximately the size of a golf ball. They have a thin skin, white flesh and a flattened appearance. Cipollini onions have more residual sugar than other types of onions, which give them a sweeter taste.
Customers may find cipollini onions in their local grocery stores or through online shopping sites, like Amazon. Cipollinis are not the same as yellow cooking onions, so customers may need to ask the produce manager to point them out or order them.
To peel cipollini onions, soak the onions in boiling water, drain, trim off the ends and peel off the outer layer. After the onions are peeled, cut and cook as desired.
A simple recipe for making pot roast with onion soup mix is to put 3 pounds of beef, such as chuck roast, in a slow cooker. Other essential ingredients are 2 to 3 cups of water, vegetables and one package, or two envelopes, of onion soup mix.
Food Network has simple and easy to follow recipes for roasted winter vegetables and roasted summer vegetables. The winter vegetables are a combination of carrots, parsnips, sweet potatoes and squash, while the summer vegetables are zucchinis, peppers, fennel and onion.
Easy recipes for roasted potatoes include roasted potatoes with bacon and cheese, balsamic roasted potatoes and onion roasted potatoes. The onion roasted potatoes recipe is made by using only three ingredients.
To easily make a batch of Italian roasted peppers in under 30 minutes, roast halved peppers under a broiler on a baking sheet until the skins char. Use a paper towel to remove the skin, then cut the peppers into strips, and mix with olive oil, white-wine vinegar, garlic and basil. Season with salt a
To roast a chicken, you need a 4- to 5-pound chicken, salt, black pepper, butter and an oven-safe dish to cook it in. Remove the giblets from the cavity, then pat the chicken dry. Massage softened butter all over the chicken.
Marc Matsumoto from Public Broadcasting Service and Laura Calder from Cooking Channel TV both offer recipes for baking onions that involve baking the onions and then covering them in a dressing. The baking time and the composition of the dressing varies by recipe.
An easy recipe for onion rings is best ever onion rings that requires only eggs, milk, flour, baking powder and onion salt in addition to onions and vegetable oil for the frying. Another easy recipe is cornmeal-fried onion rings.