Fruit & Vegetable Recipes II by the South Carolina Department of Agriculture, public domain government resource—original source of recipe

  • Serves: 4



  1. Place onions in medium saucepan, cover with water and bring to a boil. Cover and cook for 10 minutes. Drain and cool.
  2. Cut in half and place in a large shallow skillet. Mix bread crumbs, salt, thyme, and 1 tablespoon Parmesan cheese. Spoon 1 tablespoon of the mixture on top of each onion half.
  3. Drizzle oil over crumb mixture, and sprinkle with remaining 1 tablespoon Parmesan cheese.
  4. Cover bottom of skillet with 1 inch of water. Cover pan and cook over medium heat for 25 minutes, occasionally spooning pan liquid over onions. Add additional water if liquid evaporates.