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    • Almost Lipton's Onion Soup Mix

      Create your own simple onion soup mix to have on hand for a great last minute appetizer or for use in casseroles and other main dishes.

      You'll Need:

      3/4 c. Dried minced onion
      1/3 c. beef bouillon granules
      4 tsp onion powder
      1/4 tsp crushed celery seed
      1/4 tsp sugar


      Combine all ingredients and seal in ziploc or vacuum seal bag (or jar). Approximate 5 Tbs of mix = (1) envelope (1 1/4 oz)

      To make onion dip:

      5 Tbs. Prepared Mix
      1 pint Sour Cream

      Blend well, refrigerate for at least an hour.
      Comments 11 Comments
      1. naomlette's Avatar
        naomlette -
        Is this equivalent to 1 packet of onion soup mix?
      1. Candace's Avatar
        Candace -
        No, This makes more. You need 5 tbs per pint of sour cream.
      1. SherylB's Avatar
        SherylB -
        Is this recipe calling for fresh minced onion, or the dried minced onion from the spice aisle? Thanks for your help!
      1. FreebieQueen's Avatar
        FreebieQueen -
        The mix recipe requires Dried minced onion.
      1. SherylB's Avatar
        SherylB -
        Thanks!! (sorry, couldn't find the "thanks button")

        Quote Originally Posted by FreebieQueen View Post
        The mix recipe requires Dried minced onion.
      1. MabelMartha's Avatar
        MabelMartha -
        I use this to season my beef roast prior to browning. Using this instead of salt and pepper adds flavor and gives it great color. Then, into the slow-cooker with onions, mushrooms, red wine, beef broth, and cloned cream of mushroom soup. Auto gravy for the roast. Always a hit for entertaining or family.
      1. Ryleigh's Avatar
        Ryleigh -
        I dry my own onions and grind my own onions ,so I guess this would work with these ?
      1. marieega's Avatar
        marieega -
        How many packets would you say this mix is equivalent to?
      1. fsly00's Avatar
        fsly00 -
        Where is a good place to get bouillon cheap
      1. normaswats's Avatar
        normaswats -
        Quote Originally Posted by fsly00 View Post
        Where is a good place to get bouillon cheap
        Walmart online sells Augason Farms brand bouillon in a #10 can. That's 5 pounds of bouillon for $22.36. If you use quite a bit of bouillon this is a good price. Compared to the smaller 3.25 ounce jars, it's about 1/2 price. I have a can but have not opened it yet. I use Augason Farms products on a regular basis. I just haven't opened the bouillon yet. If you go to AugasonFarms.com website, their reviews are outstanding. But it's cheaper if you buy from Walmart.
        Augason Farms Emergency Food Beef Bouillon Powder, 5 lb: ARCHIVE : Walmart.com
      1. shilofromohio58's Avatar
        shilofromohio58 -
        This is what brought me back! I tried this last year and it is wonderful! I use it all the time for everything. Thanks for keeping it as I lost the recipe.


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