Grilled French Onion Cheese Sandwich
6 cups of onions sliced
1 8 oz pkg of smoked gruyere cheese shredded
1Tbsp of butter plus more for the grilling the sandwich
2 Tbsp of Olive Oil
8 slices of bread
In a heavy Dutch oven on medium heat combine butter and olive oil until butter is melted. Next add onions and cook until onions are soft and brown ( you want to caramelize the onion) approximately 45 minutes. The last 10 minutes are so butter one side of your bread . Divide cheese evenly among 4 pieces of bread and then divide caramelized onions among the bread on top of the cheese. Place 2nd piece of bread on top making sure buttered portion is on top. Grill until the cheese is melted.
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