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Do purple onions always turn kindly green when grilled?

Okay, so I know they are red onions, but come on they are purple. But I have never seen them green before and we are grilling out and they have a kinda green tint to them. Is this normal?

 
BlainesMommy09

Asked by BlainesMommy09 at 6:12 PM on Jun. 12, 2010 in Food & Drink

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  • I have noticed they change color depending on how long you cook them for. Regular whit or yellow onions become transparent when they are completely cooked, while red ones don't go translucent, they go somewhere in between yellow and green. No worries, I bet they tasted just fine!
    SleepingBeautee

    Answer by SleepingBeautee at 7:25 PM on Jun. 12, 2010

  • They might be slighty unripened
    butterflyblue19

    Answer by butterflyblue19 at 6:13 PM on Jun. 12, 2010

  • Whenever we grill them they stay purple. Hmmm...idk.
    LovingSAHMommy

    Answer by LovingSAHMommy at 6:16 PM on Jun. 12, 2010

  • Well they were completely purple when we cut them up, they didn't turn green untill after they almost done
    BlainesMommy09

    Answer by BlainesMommy09 at 6:54 PM on Jun. 12, 2010

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