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BENNIGAN’S HOT BACON DRESSING

2 ounces Bacon grease
1/4 pound Red Onion - finely diced
2 cups Water
1/2 cup Honey
1/2 cup Red wine vinegar
2 tablespoons Dijon mustard
1/2 tablespoon Cornstarch
1 tablespoon Tabasco

Using the insides of the red onion, finely dice, 1/4 lb. Place the bacon grease in a saucepan over medium-high heat. Add the onions and saute until the onions start to blacken. While the onions are carmelizing, in a mixing bowl place the water, honey and red wine vinegar. Using a wire whisk, mix the ingredients well.

Add the cornstarch and whisk well. After the onions have carmelized, add the Dijon mustard to the onions and stir together with a rubber spatula. Add the water, vinegar, pepper, honey and cornstarch to the mustard and onions and mix. Continue stirring until mix thickens and comes to a boil. Remove from heat and store in refigerator until needed.

This recipe for Bennigan`s Hot Bacon Dressing serves/makes 1 quart