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Goody Goody's Onion Soup

Subject: Goody's Onion Soup
From: Alan
Date: 2/7/2022, 12:54 PM

On 2/7/2022 12:23 PM, Alan wrote:

Hello friends,
  Iím 71 years old, grew up in Gettysburg, Ohio and the family made 
weekly trips to Dayton and of course we always had to stop at the 
Goody-Goody for onion soup and cheeseburgers. Itís cold out and I need
onion soup! Would you happen to have and willing to share the recipe. 
Thanks for the help! 


Hello Alan,

The history of Goody Goody's is presented here: Goody Tree

There is a photo of the Goody's menu here: Goody Goody Menu
On that menu under appetizers is listed: "Creamed Onion Soup au Gratin"

The Goody's Hamburger sauce recipe is given here: Goody Goody Hamburger Recipe

The Goody's Onion Soup recipe is here and also below: Dayton History


Goody's Onion Soup

1 Bermuda Onion, chopped finely
3 Tablespoons of Butter, divided
2 1/2 Tablespoons cornstarch
1 Cup whole milk
1 13 3/4 oz can chicken broth

Croutons and Grated Parmesan Cheese

Saute onion in 1 1/2 Tablespoons of Butter until transparent. Set aside. 
In another pan make a white sauce by melting remaining butter. Stir in 
cornstarch with a wire whisk and add milk. Continue stirring and cooking 
until sauce thickens. Add chicken broth and onions. Serve plain or with 
homemade croutons and Parmesan cheese.

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