This homemade dry onion soup mix recipe sure comes in handy. No more trips to the supermarket because you are out of it and need to make something quick.
You will want to make a batch of it and keep it in your pantry because you'll be using it often. Offering many homemade spice mix recipes and more below.
HOMEMADE DRY ONION SOUP MIX
3/4 cup onion flakes, chopped
1/4 cup onion powder
1/3 cup beef bouillon powder (put cubes in blender to make powder)
1/4 tsp ground celery seed
1/4 tsp sugar
1/4 tsp garlic powder
Place all ingredients in a resealable bag and shake well to combine. Pour into an airtight container and refrigerate until using. Shake before measuring out for cooking.
(5 tablespoons = 1 dry onion soup pack)
1 pkg dry onion soup (homemade recipe above)
3/4 cup fresh mushrooms, diced
PREHEAT oven to 325 degrees and spray a 9x13 pan with vegetable oil.
Heat the butter and canola oil in a large skillet and brown the chicken breasts; remove from heat.
Place the dry rice in the bottom of the casserole dish. Whisk the soups, worcestershire sauce, garlic and onion powder, milk and dry onion soup mix together. Stir in the mushrooms and pour over the rice. Top with the browned chicken breasts.
Bake for 60-70 minutes. No peeking...
I have always loved this casserole. It is comfort food at it's best. I really love to serve this with a warm slice of homemade French bread.
What will really top this off? A tossed salad with homemade dressing.