French onion dip is a delicious and classic holiday party offering.
And yet most people dont bother to make it, instead opting for a tub of convenience. But convenience comes at a cost a lackluster, totally forgettable dip.
The good news is that French onion dip isnt difficult to make from scratch. And the difference between it and purchased makes it well worth the trouble.
You start by sauteing onions, shallots and garlic until they are sweet and caramelized. Let them cool, then they go into the food processor with a few other ingredients. And thats it. Also, you can do the sauteing a day ahead, then refrigerate the onion mixture. The morning of your party, just process them with the other ingredients (this gives the flavors time to meld).