Slow Cooker Red Cabbage & Apples -Braised Red Cabbage

Slow Cooked Red Cabbage with Apples

Red Cabbage with Apples, slowly braised, is a perfect fall dish. This dish is a traditional northern European one, and a close friend, whose roots are in Germany, introduced it to me many years ago. Since then, I love to make it every autumn when apples are in season and cabbages are at their peak. I haveRead more

Quick Pickled Red Cabbage

Quick Pickled Red Cabbage with Caraway Seed

Quick Pickled Red Cabbage, is really purple cabbage, but it turns red in the pickling brine. As explained in a previous post, purple cabbage is a PH indicator. It turns red in acidic conditions (purple in neutral, and green or yellow in alkaline, cool huh?).  So now I’m calling it Red Cabbage. After making PurpleRead more

Purple Cabbage Soup – Cabbage Soup Recipe

Purple Cabbage Soup

I love Purple Cabbage for the colour and the crunch it adds to salads and coleslaw. I know that purple cabbages are often called red cabbages, but, the’re purple, right? So I call them purple cabbages. I somehow ended up with two massive purple cabbages (not because I forgot I already had one and bought another.Read more