Fresh White Jumbo Onion, sold in a 1 lb. package. Onion consumption is known to date back to ancient Egypt, so they have been popular for a long time. Popular ways to serve onions include sliced on a burger or in a salad, fried as onion rings, and caramelized cooking them with butter in a skillet. For more adventurous cooking, try making French onion or creamed onion soup, roasting them with butter, wine, and herb seasoning, creamed in a sauce made from butter, milk, and flour, or savor a white onion and cheese risotto.