Forget baked feta pasta: Now foodies are cooking up oozing trays of French onion chicken on TikTok – topped with layers of cheese and crispy bacon
- In a new TikTok trend, foodies are now making French onion chicken bake
- Only six ingredients are needed and limited cooking is required
- Home cook Dee decided to try the recipe and shared the result on Facebook
- ‘I am so surprised it tastes THIS good. I added onion, salt and pepper,’ she said
- She said the dish was enough to feed six people and cost $16
Foodies are now making French onion chicken bake, sparking a new TikTok trend following the ‘famous’ baked feta pasta craze.
The recipe is very simple to follow – all you’ll need is French onion soup sachets, thickened cream, bacon rashes, cheddar, chicken breast and chives.
After seeing the recipe online, home cook Dee decided to try it herself and shared the end result with others on Facebook.
‘I am so surprised it tastes THIS good. I added onion, salt and pepper, and that’s it,’ she wrote.
‘Probably cost $16 and would easily feed six adults!’
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In a new TikTok trend, foodies are now making French onion chicken bake using onion soup sachets, thickened cream, bacon rashes, cheddar, chicken breast and chives
After seeing the recipe online, home cook Dee decided to try it herself and shared the end result with others on Facebook
On TikTok, the hashtag ‘French onion chicken’ has been searched more than 348,000 times by users.
To make the dish, first chop the chicken into small pieces and place in an oven-proof tray.
Combine the cream and French onion together in a bowl then pour over the chicken.
Next, add the bacon and place the tray into a pre-heated oven at 180 degrees Celsius.
‘I am so surprised it tastes THIS good. I added onion, salt and pepper, and that’s it,’ she wrote
The baked Feta pasta dish has been going on viral on TikTok since January
Dee said the dish should take no longer than 40 minutes to bake if the chicken is cut into small pieces.
Once cooked the end result will look golden brown with a bubbling outer layer.
‘Wow looks amazing! Thanks for sharing! Do you think this would work with evaporated milk?’ one woman asked online, to which Dee replied: ‘Oh no clue unfortunately, I’m not a chef at the best of times.’
The easy dish would be perfect for those who are time poor or can’t be bothered cooking after a long day.
‘Been doing this for years…so delicious,’ another person wrote.
How to make the TikTok French onion chicken:
- 2 x packets of French onion soup
- 1 x 600ml thickened cream
- 6 x shortcut bacon rashers
- 1 x small block of vintage cheddar
- 500-600g chicken breast
- Sprinkle of chives
Chop the chicken and pre-heat the oven to 180 degrees Celsius
Combine the thickened cream with the French onion soup
Add all the ingredients in an oven-safe dish
Cook for 40 minutes until golden brown
Source: Budget Friendly Meals Australia/Facebook