Southern Sweet Onion Soup
(2 medium) sweet onions such as Vidalia, sliced thinly
vegetable stock (if stock is unsalted, add 1/2 teaspoon salt)
package of soft silken tofu
Dash of nutmeg
In a skillet, sauté olive oil and onions over medium heat until transparent. Remove from heat.
Pour vegetable stock into a saucepan. Add the sautÈed onions and simmer, covered, for about 30 minutes, until onions are very soft.
Remove saucepan from heat and transfer mixture to a blender. Break block of soft tofu into pieces and add to soup in blender. Process until smooth and creamy, about 2 minutes.
Pour soup into bowls and garnish with a dash of nutmeg. Serve hot or chilled.