Easy French onion soup recipe

For those who stayed out all night drinking would then go to Les Halles for the onion soup, known as a remedy for their hangover.


1 h

1 h

4 to 6 ×

4 Tbsp butter

3 large onions, thinly sliced, then halved

1 tsp sugar

4 cloves, minced

2 tsp dried thyme

8 cups vegetable broth

2 bay leaves

¾ cup dry red wine

3 Tbsp flour

¾ tsp freshly ground black pepper

6 slices French bread, cut into 1/2 inch thickness

2 cups Gruyere cheese, grated