Simple French Onion Soup Recipe

  By Petra  

May 25, 2018

Try a simple but rich version of French onion soup in the comfort of your own home

  • Prep: 25 mins
  • Cook: 40 mins


1Melt butter and olive oil in a large pot on a medium heat. Add onions and stir until clear. Do not brown.

2Add broth and thyme. Season and cook for 30 mins.

3Heat the oven grill.

4Serve soups in oven safe serving bowls. Place a slice of bread on top and layer provolone, diced Swisss and 1 tbsp Parmesan cheese.

5Place in the oven until cheese browns.

6Serve and enjoy!


1/2 cup unsalted butter

2 tbsp olive oil

4 cups sliced onion

4 cans beef broth

1 tsp dried thyme

Salt and Pepper to taste

4 slice French bread

4 slices provolone cheese

2 slices Swiss cheese, diced

1/4 cup Parmesan cheese, grated