Stuffed Cabbage

Preparation info

  • 6

    • Difficulty


    • Ready in

      1 hr

Appears in

Mrs Beeton's All About Cookery

By Isabella Beeton

Published 1861

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  • 6 large leaves of cabbage
  • 4 oz. cooked rice
  • 2 teasp. very finel


Wash and boil the cabbage leaves for 5 min. in salt water. Drain. Mix the filling, moistening it with stock and flavouring it carefully. Form into rolls. Remove a little of the coarse vein of the cabbage leaves. Wrap each roll of filling in a cabbage leaf and tie with cotton or secure with a cocktail stick. Place in a saucepan, barely cover with stock, put on lid and simmer very gently 45 min.