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Onion Powder Recipe | Homemade Onion Powder Recipe

Sumit Malhotra
Easy onion powder recipe that is totally homemade. Make onion powder at home so that you never fall short. A basic and simple dehydrated spice powder made by sun-drying the onion.
Prep Time 5 mins
Drying Time 4 d
Total Time 4 d 5 mins
Course Condiment, Spice Powders
Cuisine World
Servings 10 Servings
Calories 10 kcal


  • 1 kg Red onion
  • Sunshine vitamin


  • Peel the skin off the onion and slice it thin.
  • Spread the sliced onions on a large plate or a cloth.
  • Keep it in the Sun to dry for 4 days or until it turns crisp. You can also place the fresh onion in an oven at 70 degree celsius to dry it faster.
  • Transfer the dried onions into a blender. Blend to a fine powder doing the blending twice.
  • Easy & simply homemade onion powder is ready to use.


  • Slice the onion as thin as possible. Thin onion slices get dried faster.
  • This onion powder will easily stay good for up to 6 months.
  • Store onion powder made with this homemade onion powder recipe in an airtight container in a dry area. Any moisture or humidity will lead to onion powder to clump.
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