red-skinned onion


Also found in: Thesaurus.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.red-skinned onion - onion with white to deep red tunic; California
Allium cepa, onion plant, onion - bulbous plant having hollow leaves cultivated worldwide for its rounded edible bulb
References in periodicals archive ?
5kg, preferably a poulet de Bresse but if not buy organic or free-range; 2 red-skinned onions, quartered lengthways 2 white-skinned onions, quartered lengthways; 4 carrots, peeled and cut into chunks; 1 bulb garlic, cut crossways in half; a few sprigs of fresh or dried thyme; 1 unwaxed lemon, cut lengthways into wedges; 100ml olive oil; 30 fresh sage leaves, finely sliced; 750ml hot chicken stock; 20g cornflower (optional); sea salt and freshly milled black pepper