I love onions. I would add them to every meal, if I could. A lot of times, though, they cook down and get lost in your dish. I still feel like I have a hidden vegetable in there, and the more veggies the better. And sometimes, you need an onion recipe, well, a recipe using an onion, to use up an onion before it goes bad.
If you’re looking for recipes for your onions, look no further than this post. I put together a list of standout onion recipes for you to try.
60+ Onion Recipes (to use up your extra onions)
Need to use up some onions? Get some great ideas about how in this list of 60+ Onion Recipes. There's soups, sandwiches, salads, and more.
Soul-Warming French Onion Soup Recipe
French Onion Soup is delicious and really easy to make at home. It uses up a ton of onions, so if you have a lot to use, this soup is a great choice.
Grilled Turkey Burgers With Onions
The onion in these Grilled Turkey Burgers With Onions adds such a great moisture to the recipe. There's a good chance this will be the juiciest turkey burger you've ever had.
Brussels Sprouts With Caramelized Onions And Prosciutto
The caramelized onions are the star of this Brussels sprouts recipe.
Sausage And Rice Stuffed Peppers
Sausage, rice, onions, and cheese combine to make these Sausage And Rice Stuffed Peppers, which are a perfect weeknight dinner meal.
Weight Watchers Grilled Shrimp Kabobs
Be the hero of your summer BBQ's with this Grilled Shrimp Kabobs recipe. It's only 1 WW Freestyle Point too.
One Pot Lasagna Soup
One Pot Lasagna Soup is the perfect easy one-pot meal. It's filled with sausage, tomatoes, and more.
Homemade Home Fries
Skip the frozen home fries and instead, make your own Homemade Home Fries.
Mini Hash Brown Breakfast Casserole
This Mini Hash Brown Breakfast Casserole Recipe is individual portions are served in ramekins, making the perfect brunch recipe.
Broccoli Cheddar Soup
Broccoli Cheddar Soup is so good when you make it at home.
Mushroom And Feta Bisque
This Mushroom And Feta Bisque is the perfect dinner soup. It's thick, warm, and filled with vegetables. Make it in a Dutch oven or stock pot.
Linguine With Clam Sauce
You'll definitely want to try this tasty linguine with clam sauce for dinner soon!
Slow Cooker Potato Cheddar Soup
Slow cooker soups are easy to make at home and taste so much better than canned soups. Get a recipe for Slow Cooker Potato Cheddar Soup here.
Sausage Stuffed Eggplant
Sausage Stuffed Eggplant is a really warm, filling dinner idea. The eggplant boats are stuffed with sausage, onions, marinara, and more.
Creamy Cheesy Brussels Sprouts With Bacon
Cheese, onions, bacon, and Brussel sprouts combine to make this incredible side dish.
Mushroom And Rice Casserole
Looking for a very tasty and very easy fall dinner idea? Try this Mushroom and Rice Casserole.
Simple Homemade Tomato Soup
Onions lend a really tasty element to this incredibly easy, and incredibly delicious, tomato soup.
Ground Turkey Sloppy Joes
And onion and bell pepper lend so much flavor to the ground turkey used in these sloppy joes.
Vegan Kale And Bean Soup
Even if you're not vegan, you'll love this vegetable-filled soup.
Sausage Stuffed Zucchini Boats
Onions, tomatoes, and sausage are stuffed into these zucchinis for a really delicious dinner recipe.
Portabella Philly Cheesesteaks
You won't even miss the meat in these Portabella Philly Cheesesteaks.
Sausage Stuffed Spaghetti Squash
Spaghetti squash is stuffed with tomatoes, onions, and cheese to make this filling dish.
Sheet Pan Chicken Vesuvio
Sheet Pan Chicken Vesuvio is a really easy meal because everything is cooked in one pan.
Vegan Chickpea “Tuna” Salad
This vegan tuna salad substitutes chickpeas for tuna. The recipe is then topped with onion and other vegetables to make a sandwich.
Homemade Alphabet Soup
You'll never buy canned alphabet soup again once you make it using this recipe.
Black Bean And Kale Pasta
Beans, onions, and kale form a "sauce" to stir into pasta to make this tasty dish.
Slow Cooker Chicken Curry
Potatoes, onions, and carrots simmer in the slow cooker and make this great curry recipe.
Spicy Chicken Quesadillas
Onions lend such a great flavor to these Spicy Chicken Quesadillas.
Bacon Tomato Jam
Bacon, tomatoes, and onions cook down to make this jam, which is a great topping for chicken.
Slow Cooker Ginger Marmalade Chicken
This Slow Cooker Ginger Marmalade Chicken is one of the easiest and tastiest ways to use up some onions, chicken, and marmalade.
This Shepherd's Pie recipe is so hearty. It's the perfect comfort meal. Plus, it has bacon.
Chickpea And Spinach Vegan Burger
This Chickpea and Spinach Vegan Burger is the perfect protein-packed bean burger.
Lentil And Cauliflower Vegan Tacos
Even if you're not vegan, you'll love -- and crave -- these vegan tacos.
Vegan Penne Alla Vodka
Sauteed onion and garlic are the base for this classic Italian dish.
Super Spicy Weight Watchers Salsa
Boil onion along with tomatoes and peppers to make this salsa (which you can enjoy even if you're not on Weight Watchers).
Cream Cheese Stuffed Mushrooms
Diced onion is part of the stuffing for these stuffed mushrooms.
Red onions shine in this classic Broccoli Salad recipe.
Slow Cooker Chicken Burrito Bowl
The onions in this Slow Cooker Chicken Burrito Bowl add such a great flavor.
Slow Cooker Chicken Teriyaki
The onions in this Slow Cooker Chicken Teriyaki absorb so much of the teriyaki sauce flavor.
Bacon And Brussels Sprouts
Caramelized onion, cooked in bacon grease, are the perfect compliment to Brussels sprouts in this side dish.
Turkey And Rice Stuffed Cabbage Rolls
Looking for an AMAZING dinner idea that will please a crowd? Our Turkey & Rice Stuffed Cabbage is PERFECT.
Grilled Chicken Salad
Looking for a delicious simple dinner? Make this Grilled Chicken Salad. It's Zero Weight Watchers Freestyle Points.
Chicken Burrito Bowl
Skip the restaurant and make Mexican food at home. This Chicken Burrito Bowl is perfect for that.
Red onions add a really great flavor to this Mango Salsa.
Chorizo Quesadillas are a great easy weeknight dinner.
Slow Cooker Taco Soup
Want tacos without all the chopping and cleanup? You'll love this Slow Cooker Taco Soup.
Slow Cooker Mushroom Soup Chicken
Looking for something different for dinner? Make this slow cooker mushroom soup chicken with ingredients you have in your kitchen right now.
Super Simple Sauteed String Beans
If you're looking for a fresh string beans recipe, check out this Super Simple Sauteed String Beans recipe.
Fiesta Chicken Quesadillas
Looking for a great dinner recipe? Check out these Fiesta Chicken Quesadillas.
Dress up your avocados with this pastina-stuffed avocados recipe.
7 Layer Salad
Chopped onions are one of the layers in this tasty seven layer salad.
Butternut Squash Soup
Looking for a hearty soup idea? Try this Butternut Squash Soup.
Slow Cooker Chicken Soup
It's the time of year for chicken soup. Don't slave over the stove! Make this slow cooker chicken soup instead.
Yaki-Udon (Udon Stir Fry)
Looking for a twist on stir fry? Check out this yaki-udon (udon stir fry) recipe.
Kale, onions, and ricotta cheese top pasta in this easy weeknight dish.
You've never seen cauliflower's potential until you've had Cauliflower Soup.
One Pot Sausage Pasta
The best part of this One Pot Sausage Pasta is you only have one pot to clean up.
Tuna Cakes are a crab cakes dupe that you can make at home easily and frugally.
Spanikopita (Spinach Pie)
This traditional Greek dish is easily made in a skillet.
Even if you don't love spinach, you'll love it served with bacon and onions on top.
Bacon & Blue Stuffed Burger
Grilled onion tops this delicious burger, which is stuffed with bacon and bleu cheese.
White meat chicken, beans, peppers, and onions are cooked together to make this Chicken Chili.
This Vegetable Curry is a hearty and easy weeknight dinner.
Split Pea Soup
Made with chicken instead of ham, this Split Pea Soup is bound to impress the whole family.
Chicken & Sausage Bake
Chicken, sausage, onions, peppers, and potatoes cook together for this easy meal.
Homemade Chunky Guacamole
Once you make this Homemade Chunky Guacamole, you'll never go back to blended, store bought guacamole.
Jalapeno Cheddar Sliders
These adorable Jalapeno Cheddar Sliders are perfect for dinner or an appetizer.
Tuscan Bean Soup
Warm yourself with a big bowl of this Tuscan Bean Soup.
Which of these onion recipes will you try first? Let us know in the comments.
Saturday 1st of July 2017
Many thanks for linking to my Vermouth Whole Roasted Onions! I'm looking forward to checking some of the others out, too! :-)
Thursday 29th of June 2017
You certainly know your onions! Thanks for including my recipe for Caramelised Onion Hummus!
Monday 26th of June 2017
What a killer list! Thanks so much for including my sliders!