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Boiled Cabbage

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Cabbage Wedges
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This is a basic boiled cabbage, delicious wedges with nothing but butter and salt and pepper to taste. Drizzle with a little cider vinegar or pepper sauce if you like.

Cook Time: 18 minutes

Total Time: 18 minutes


  • 1 small to medium head cabbage, rinsed and cut into 6 wedges
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 3 to 4 tablespoons melted butter
  • salt and pepper to taste


Directions for boiled cabbage
Add about 1/2 inch of water to a large skillet or Dutch oven; bring to a boil. Add cabbage wedges and salt; simmer, covered, for 8 to 10 minutes. Turn cabbage carefully and simmer about 8 minutes longer, or until boiled cabbage is tender. Pour off water and return to low heat until moisture has evaporated. Add melted butter; coat boiled cabbage thoroughly. Sprinkle boiled cabbage with salt and pepper - season to taste.
Boiled cabbage serves 6.


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