Pearl onions...omit or a must?

Hi, I’ll be making this today and just wanted to see if I can omit the pearl onions or if they are required?

Lindsay Brennan
Beef and Merlot
Recipe question for: Beef and Merlot


inpatskitchen May 3, 2020
You can certainly omit them....but you can also find them frozen at most grocery stores ( already peeled).
Nancy May 3, 2020
Nice to learn about these. Will look for them next time I make beef stew.
Nancy May 3, 2020
I always find pearl onions in beef stew pretty but a lot of work (thus, not essential).
And they don't have a different flavor.
I either replace them with other onions or omit.
Your choice.

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