Fall Apart Caramelized Cabbage

  • ¼ cup tomato paste
  • 3 garlic cloves, minced
  • 1.5 tsp ground cumin
  • 1.5 tsp ground coriander
  • Red chili pepper flakes, to taste
  • 1 medium head cabbage
  • ½ cup olive oil (or as needed)
  • Salt to taste
  • Fresh herb, optional (parsley/cilantro)
  • Yogurt or sour cream, optional

Spicy Quick Pickled Cabbage

  • 1/2 head red cabbage (about 4 cups shredded)
  • 1 1/4 cups water
  • 1 1/4 cups vinegar (I used white wine vinegar; cider vinegar was what the original recipe called for, and Asian-style recipes generally use rice wine vinegar)
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons kosher salt
  • 2 teaspoons sugar
  • 4 cloves garlic (sliced)
  • 2 teaspoons cumin seeds
  • 12 black peppercorns
  • A generous pinch red pepper flakes

Roasted Cabbage with Lemon

  • 1 medium head of cabbage, red or green, cored and cut into wedges
  • 3 TBLS lemon juice
  • 2 TBLS olive oil
  • salt and pepper

Preheat the oven to 450 degrees.  Arrange the cabbage on a baking sheet in one layer.  Whisk together lemon juice, olive oil, and salt and pepper.  Pour over cabbage wedges.  Roast in oven for approximately 15 minutes.  Turn the cabbage over carefully.  Roast another 15 minutes or until desired browning and tenderness is achieved.

Roasted Red Cabbage Parmesan Steaks

  • 1 medium-small red cabbage head, sliced into 1/2”-3/4” ‘steaks’
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 3-4 TBLS butter, melted
  • 1/4-1/2 cup parmesan cheese, finely grated
  • Salt to taste

Roasted Red Cabbage


This is so easy!  Try it and it is a great way to use up a whole red cabbage (and reduce it) that has been looming in your fridge.

Cabbage and Meatball Soup

  • onions, finely sliced
  • cooking oil
  • garlic chopped
  • cabbage, finely sliced
  • small meatballs (approx 1" in diameter) of any kind (store bought or homemade)*
  • broth
  • salt and pepper to taste
  • tomato paste, optional
  • fresh parsley, chopped, to garnish

Lemony Coleslaw

  • 1 medium green cabbage, finely shredded, or minced
  • 2 lbs carrots, peeled and grated
  • ½ medium onion, minced
  • ½ cup mayonnaise
  • ½ cup sour cream
  • 1 tsp lemon zest
  • Juice of two lemons, or ¼ cup
  • ¼ tsp celery seed
  • Sweetener, salt and pepper to taste

Combine veggies in a large bowl. Whisk together the rest of the ingredients into a dressing and pour over veggies. Toss to combine. Check salt and refrigerate until serving.

Cabbage and Swiss Chard Soup


This is simple and delicious.  You could sustitute kale for cabbage or other greens for swiss chard.  It's flexible.

Red Coleslaw with Grapes


This is a recipe shared with us by a CSA member.  It is light, simple, and delicious!  Perfect for a potluck or a picnic!

  • 1/2 large head of red cabbage, shredded
  • 1/2 cup parsley (or other fresh herb), chopped
  • 1 bunch of scallions, chopped (or substitute 1/2 cup onion, minced)
  • 1-2 cups of red (or green) grapes, sliced in half

For the dressing:

Warm Cabbage Slaw with Orange


Despite the title, this is also really good cold as a leftover.  Love it both ways!

4 cups cabbage, finely shredded
¾ TSP sugar, or to taste
¾ TSP salt, or to taste
½ - ¾ cup orange juice
1 TBLS orange peel, grated
½ TSP caraway seeds

In medium skillet, combine all ingredients. Bring to a simmer. Cover and reduce heat until cabbage is crisp tender. Serve warm.


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