There is no need to peel these easy roasted onion because they are soft, mellow, and caramelized. To serve as a versatile side dish and on your holiday table, bake them in halves, wholes, or quarters. There are numerous types of onions. Nearly every dish uses at least one of these.

Everyone knows the place of onion in Turkish cuisine and that it is used in all its forms, and this is very common. Mama Fatma offers you the best version of her roasted onion recipe and other unique Turkish dishes with onions. Make a reservation by calling before you arrive, and we will create a table with these delicious dishes from our à la carte menu.

Roasted Onion

What Is Roasted Onion?

The consumption of roasted onion can help lower your risk of heart disease and cancer, among other health advantages. Additionally, they contain fiber, which might aid with digestion. You can use any additional onions you have in this roasted onion recipe. The roasted onion recipe is also simply divided in half.

It is a member of the Allium plant genus, which also contains leeks, chives, onions, and garlic. These vegetables have certain therapeutic qualities in addition to their distinctively strong odors. Size, shape, color, and flavor all differ among onions. The most popular varieties of onions are red, yellow, and white. Depending on the season they are grown and eaten in, these veggies’ flavors might frequently change.

It is well known that cutting onions makes your eyes wet. Onions, however, are really healthy. People’s health is greatly influenced by onions, who lower the risk of several cancers, elevate mood, and support healthy skin and hair. Both immunity versus infections and eye health are supported by vitamin A. Water-soluble vitamins include the B vitamins. The immunological and nervous systems benefit from vitamin B’s beneficial effects. Disease prevention is aided by vitamin C, particularly during the winter. The immune system deteriorates as the weather changes, particularly in the winter. Onion helps to boost the compromised immune system by serving as a natural antibiotic versus viruses and germs.


  • 9 medium to tiny yellow onions
  • Olive oil, 1/4 cup
  • 2 tablespoons of thinly sliced butter
  • pepper and salt as desired
  • Optional: Rosemary

How To Make Roasted Onion?

At 375 degrees, position a rack in the upper third of the oven. Keep most of the onion’s peel intact and only cut off the top and bottom. Place the onions in a rimmed cookie sheet or a square baking dish. Over the onions, drizzle some olive oil. Each onion should have a small pat of butter on it. Add some fresh or dried rosemary on top, if you have any, and season with pepper and salt. Bake onions for 25 minutes, or until they bubble and become soft. Once the onions are fully cooked and the tops are golden, raise the oven temperature to 400 degrees and continue cooking for an additional 15 to 20 minutes. After taking the onions out of the oven and allowing them to cool somewhat, slice them up and enjoy.

Roasted Onion

How To Serve Roasted Onion?

You can roast and purée them to make an excellent roasted onion salad dressing, fry them up to make gorgeous, golden onion rings, or caramelize them to add to pizza or cheese sandwiches. The powerful onion can be used in any way. This traditional caramelized onion dip is improved with layers of taste thanks to a blend of five alliums, including shallots, scallions, sweet, roasted red onion and yellow onions.

You may make it simpler by using just one type of onion instead of the great contrast of forms and textures provided by shallots, onions, and pearl onions. This recipe pairs beautifully with rib roast or turkey thanks to the jammy sweetness provided by the dried plums.

Caramelized onions, beef stock, bay leaves, and thyme are simmered together to make traditional French onion soup. Toasted bread topped with oozy Gruyère cheese is placed on top of the finished soup. The filling for onion tart, which is akin to Quiché, comprises caramelized onions, eggs, cream, and Gruyère cheese. In a tart shell, the filling is put before being cooked until puffed and browned. Try sautéing them in a few tablespoons of butter for around 10 minutes if you want quickly browned onions with a richer onion taste.

How To Store Roasted Onion?

Keep the slow roasted onion at room temperature to reduce its heat. Then portion it out into containers or zip-top bags, secure them, and place them in the freezer. Additionally, you can store eatable onions in the freezer for several months. The roasted onions should be placed in an airtight container before freezing for the best results. We enjoy using these reusable, BPA-free plastic freezer containers that were created in the USA. We use them for anything from roast onions to soups and lentils because they come in a range of sizes. You might decide to vacuum seal them instead. You might arrange the slow roasted onion rings in freezer-safe wide mouth pint or quart-size glass jars as an alternative to using plastic. By storing the onion in the chilly freezer, you can preserve it in this manner for up to 10 months.

Roasted Onion

What Is Roasted Onion Good With?

We enters the potpourri and transports it to another realm. The soup contains onion, which transforms into one of the most well-known flavors in French cooking. You are fascinated by its caramelized state. It gives numerous recipes, like tarts and jam, life. One of the essential components of our kitchens is the onion.

On burgers and sandwiches. Use raw red onions cut into thin rings to provide a delightful crunch to your burgers and sandwiches. Roasted red onion should be sliced into 1-inch-thick slices, brushed with olive oil, and grilled for 4 to 6 minutes over medium heat. Use them as a topping for burgers and steaks, or eat them as a side dish. Olive oil and balsamic vinegar toast red onions in the oven. These sweet, delicate onions are delicious as a simple side dish or as a flavorful addition to roasted onion salad and sandwiches.