Last Monday 34 foodbloggers were celebrating 2nd Onion Day by preparing a dish with onions.

2nd Onion Day

I received entries from Bulgaria, Canada, France, Germany, India, Italy, Poland, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, UK and USA. Thank you all for participating!

Onion soup was one of the favorite recipe. We have the choice between 6 soups and 28 other delicious dishes. Not easy to make a choice!

The entries are sorted by country, then alphabetically by blog name.

Round updated December 3, 2007.


Svetlana from One bulgarian kitchen
Svetlana reveal one of her favorite family recipe.

City/Region: Pomorie


Onion Rings
LizG from Bits ‘n Bites
The key ingredient to these delicious rings is a pancake mix!

City/Region: Vancouver, BC

Tempe Bawang Bumbu Kecap / Tempe and Onion with Sweet Soy Sauce
Pepy from The Art and Science of Food
This dish takes us to a trip to Java, Indonesia.

City/Region: Winnipeg


Oignons aux pommes de terre à la ma grand-mère
Cachou66 from Autour de ma table
Grannies have the best recipes!

City/Region: Roussillon 66

Soupe d’oignons
Têtes Blondes from La Cuisine pour nos Têtes Blondes
A warming up soup for cold winter days.


Pissaladières en chaussons
Nathalie from Les carnets de Nat
A classic in a new dress.

City/Region: Castries (Hérault)

Vols au vent à ma façon
Shahrou from pikecrok
Vol-au-vent filled with a lot of onions.

City/Region: Nimes

Confit d’oignon
baast from Tasty
A delicious way to have onions on stock.

City/Region: Paris


Balu from Balus Blog
Onions and oranges a good combination for a healthy winter salad.

City/Region: Münster

Chineses Beef with Onions / Rindfleisch mit Zwiebeln chinesisch
Barbara from Barbaras Spielwiese
Onion and beef a popular combination not only in China.

City/Region: Northern Bavaria

Überbackene Zwiebelsuppe
Petra from Brot und Rosen
A lot of cheese in this tasty soup, yummie!


Caramelized Onions
Cascabel aka Petra from Chili und Ciabatta
An illustrated instruction how to make caramelized onions.

City/Region: Geiersthal

Spaghetti with Onion Sauce / Spaghetti mit Zwiebelsauce
Sus from CorumBlog
A version with sesam seeds and caraway.


Ayam Bawang (Chicken with Onion)
Sefa from Food is Love
A delicious recipe with Indonesian touch.

City/Region: Bremerhaven

Kaffeebohne aka Katja from Kaffeebohne
A soup not only for winegrower.

City/Region: Nauheim/Hessen

KochSchlampe from Kochen für Schlampen
Tarte tatin with Onions and Gorgonzola.

City/Region: Berlin

Stifado mit Kaninchen in Tomaten-Wein-Sauce
Kulinaria Katastrophalia from Kulinaria Katastrophalia
If you have any leftover, the next day it tastes even better.


Zwiebel-Chutney auf Schweinefilet
lavaterra from Lavaterra
Onion Chutney on top of a pork tenderloin, there is nothing better.

City/Region: Munich

Ciabatta mit reichlich Zwiebel & Gorgonzola
Manfred from Pepes CookBlog
A tasty dinner ready in 30 minutes.

City/Region: Nordrhein-Westfalen – Mülheim an der Ruhr

Poulet Yassa
Marion from Tomaten Quiche
This recipe brings a little bit of Africa on your table.

City/Region: Munich


French Onion Soup
Bird’s Eye View from Food and Laughter
A great winter food that makes you feel like being in heaven.

City/Region: Gurgaon


Cipolle rosse ripiene di zucca e salsiccia – Stuffed red onions with pumpkin and sausage
Jelly from Fragole & Cioccolato
The most difficult for the most of us will be to get a good Italian sausage.

City/Region: Milano

Little onion cups with capers and almonds
Ela from My best food
These wonderful onion cups are perfect for an appetizer, but can be served also as a side dish.

City/Region: Firenze

Prosciutto con cipolle e mele agrodolci
elisabetta from
Onions sweet and sour with smoked ham.

City/Region: Venetia


Red Onion, Feta and Olives Tart
Karolina from For the Body and Soul…
Don’t omit the vinegar, it is the secret!


Zupa cebulowa Paula Bocuse’a
Mysza from Kulinarne wyzwania myszy
Another rich onion soup made à la Bocuse, if I understood it right.

City/Region: Sosnowiec

Światowy Dzień Cebuli
Liska from White Plate
A classic onion tart. Yummie!

City/Region: Warsaw


Spaghetti with Onion Sauce
zorra from 1x umrühren bitte aka kochtopf
After this tasty dish you perhaps better spend the evening alone at home. ;-)

City/Region: Andalucia


Pickled onion chutney
Zlamushka from Zlamushka’s spicy kitchen
A great way of utilizing excessive amount of onion before it starts growing….

City/Region: Malmö


Oignons farcis
Sabine from Cooky Monster
Onions filled with lamb, raisin and pine nuts, heaven on earth!

City/Region: Lausanne

Urner Chässuppe
Robert from lamiacucina
Who invented the real cheesy onion soup? The Swiss of course. ;-)

City/Region: Basel


NY Deli Rye
tatter from Bread Chronicle
An absolute foolproof formula for a perfect bread.



Pearly Brown Rice
Dhivya from Culinary Bazaar
Brown rice and onions – the outcome is creamy and delicious like Risotto.

City/Region: California

Winter Squash with Onions, accompanied by Leek Pilaf
Laurie from Tastes Like Home: Mediterranean Cooking in Alaska
Winter Squash with Onions (???????? ??????? µe ??eµµ?d?) is one of the traditional recipes of Kimolos, a tiny Greek island .

City/Region: Anchorage, Alaska

Onion Chutney
TBC from The Budding Cook
A real Indian Chutney, yummie!


If you don’t find your entry on the list (it’s not in bad faith, possibly I overlook your entry), please send me an email at kochtopf(at)gmail(dot)com mentioning your name, blog name, blog URL, name of the recipe and entry URL, hometown/region and country, and I will add it to the list.