Simple Microwave French Onion Soup
40 mins (prep 5, cooking 35)
10 ingredients
4 servings
This is the way my mother introduced us to F.O.S. in the 80s. It is still my favorite soup recipe and is made in the microwave with very little prep.

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Serving Size (33.56 g)
Servings 4
Amount per Serving
Calories 161.7 Calories from Fat 114.57
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 12.73g 78.36%
Saturated Fat 8.06g 161.12%
Trans Fat 0.48g %
Cholesterol 34.75mg 46.33%
Sodium 277.22mg 46.2%
Total Carbohydrate 6.16g 8.22%
Dietary Fiber 0.0 g 0.0%
Sugars 0.35 g %
Protein 6.04g 48.33%
Vitamin A 392.84IU% Vitamin C 0.16mg%
Calcium 123.17mg% Iron 0.81mg%
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your diet value must be higher or lower depending upon your calorie needs:
  Calories 2,000 2,500
Total Fat Less Than 65g 80g
Sat Fat Less Than 20g 25g
Cholesterol Less Than 300mg 300mg
Sodium Less Than 2,400mg 2,400mg
Total Carb   300g 375g
Dietary Fiber   25g 30g
Potassium   3,500 mg
Protein   50 g
Calories Per Gram
Fat 9•Carbohydrate 4•Protein 4
*Nutrition information was calculated excluding the following ingredients:
medium onions, hot water, dry onion soup mix, beef bouillon, french bread, shredded mozzarella cheese