Love pickled red onions on my salads, végé burgers and bowls as a topping
Combine apple cider vinegar in a bowl, you can sweeten with sugar and salt if you wish by simply adding to your pickling liquid. Whisk sugar & salt together until fully dissolved. Place sliced red onions in a Mason jar. Pour vinegar mixture over the red onions and let sit at room temperature for 1 hour.
*The reason I dont add sugar to the pickling is that the red onion already contains sugar and is sweet tasting
After 1 hour, store the pickled red onions in the refrigerator , keeps for up to 2 weeks.
One cup of onions contains 15 grams of carbohydrate, 0 grams of fat, 0 grams of cholesterol, 3 grams of fiber, 7 grams of sugar, 2 grams of protein, and 10 percent or more of the daily value for vitamin C, vitamin B-6, and manganese.
Onions also contain small amounts of calcium, iron, folate, magnesium, phosphorus, and potassium, and the antioxidants quercetin and sulfur.
* Source for nutrition value: http://www.medicalnewstoday.com
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