+

Rotkohl (German style red cabbage)

Sign up to save this recipe to your profile Sign Up Now ›
Easy
Total: Active:
3 Ratings 

Ingredients (10)

  • 1 red cabbage, cored and shredded
  • 1 small yellow onion, finely sliced
  • 2 slices bacon, chopped
  • 2 medium tart apples (Golden Delicious, Fuji, Braeburn, etc), cored and sliced
  • 1 cup unfiltered apple juice (to just cover the cabbage)
  • 2 Tbsp apple cider vinegar (or more to taste)
  • 1 Tbsp brown sugar
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • Pinch of caraway seeds
  • 2 cloves
Try Amazon Fresh

Get fresh food news delivered to your inbox

Sign up for our newsletter to receive the latest tips, tricks, recipes and more, sent twice a week.

Rotkohl (German style red cabbage)

A great way to prepare the humble cabbage. Be careful, the red color of the cabbage can stain countertops.

Instructions

  1. 1Fry the bacon over medium heat and remove, leaving the fat.
    Saute the onion until soft and slightly browned.
    Add the cloves, caraway seeds and heat one minute longer.
  2. 2Add the apple juice, salt, brown sugar, cabbage and simmer for 30 minutes.
    Add the apples, crumbled bacon and cook for 30 minutes longer or until desired doneness.
  3. 3During cooking, add apple juice if needed to cover the cabbage.
    Just before completion, taste for acid/sweet balance and add juice or vinegar if needed.
Load Comments

Recommended from Chowhound

11 International Dumpling Recipes to Wrap Up Dinner This Fall
Recipe Round-Ups

11 International Dumpling Recipes to Wrap Up Dinner This Fall

by David Klein | Much like the divisive “Is a hot dog a sandwich?” debate, defining a dumpling can be contentious...

Keshi Yená Is Your New Favorite Way to Eat Cheese for Dinner
How To

Keshi Yená Is Your New Favorite Way to Eat Cheese for Dinner

by Kelly Magyarics | If you're seeking a new spin on comfort food, try Curaçao's stuffed cheese dish, keshi yená. It's...

6 Ways to Make Your Smoothies Taste Totally Amazing
How To

6 Ways to Make Your Smoothies Taste Totally Amazing

by Gretchen Lidicker | If you want make the best smoothie of all time, take these easy tips and tricks to heart. Too sweet...