Recipes

Not Your Average Cabbage Soup


December 22, 2015 By:
Prep:
25 minutes
Cook:
20 minutes
Serves:
6
Any of us who know a serious dieter probably remembers them making cabbage soup – you know, the kind that smells up the whole house and tastes like diet food. Well, this cabbage soup is one of the most flavorful and hearty meals you can cook, making it a superb entree choice. It stores beautifully and tastes even better the second day. Serve alone or over brown rice to stretch your dollar.

Ingredients

Directions

  1. Remove outer leaves of cabbage and wash thoroughly. Chop cabbage, onion and celery. Boil 6 cups of water and add three or four chicken bouillon cubes until desired flavor is achieved. (Chicken broth can be very salty sow taste often and stop adding bouillon cubes when desired saltiness is reached.)
  2. Salt and pepper ground beef and brown well. Drain fat. Set aside.
  3. Cook onion, celery and cabbage in chicken broth until tender. Add ground beef, tomatoes and remaining ingredients and simmer until hot. Do not allow to boil.
  4. Serve with crusty bread and butter or over rice.