Red cabbage is a vegetable crop that grows from red cabbage seeds after 9 days.
Austin reed shorts. When the red cabbage is ready for harvesting the whole plant is picked and the outer leaves discarded leaving just the cabbage head the part we eat. Avoid any that have puffy leaves or outer layers removed. How to prepare red cabbage. For example red cabbage contains about 85 percent of the daily vitamin c our bodies need while the green variety provides 47 percent.
Its leaves are colored dark redpurple. In fact red cabbage has more vitamin c than oranges believe it or not. The red cabbage purple leaved varieties of brassica oleracea capitata group is a kind of cabbage also known as blaukraut after preparation. If choosing guarantee year 1 completable from advanced options when starting a new game the traveling cart will sell a red cabbage.
However the plant changes its color according to the ph value of the soil due to a pigment belonging to anthocyanins. Red cabbage with bacon. Stir in remaining butter before serving. As the plants grow they form tight balls of leaves in the centre surrounded by much larger green purple leaves.
Bring to a boil. Choose red cabbages that are densely packed and heavy in weight with firm outer leaves. It includes zingy flavours of grapefruit ginger fresh mint and coriander. Simmer 45 minutes stirring occasionally until cabbage is tender.
It tastes even better when reheated so i usually make it the day before. While both red and green cabbage are good for you red cabbage packs a more powerful nutritional profile. Strip off the outer leaves wash then slice into quarters cut out the hard central core on each then chop or shred. Choose the best red cabbage by selecting one that feels heavy is bright and has crisp leaves.
This is how to cook cabbage with bacon. Red cabbage is grown in the uk and is in season from september to december. Place water in a large saucepan and stir in cabbage apples brown sugar vinegar cinnamon allspice cloves and 1 tablespoon butter. We serve it with pork or chicken.
Red cabbage with apples is a traditional german side dish for pork roast and other roasts christmas goose turkey and game. If youve braised marinated or served red cabbage raw try it steamed then toss with bacon and a tangy sauce. There is a small chance of buying red cabbage or red cabbage seeds from the traveling cart. Sherri melotik oak creek wisconsin.
This red cabbage salad is a colourful variation on a classic coleslaw. The seeds are available starting in year 2. Red cabbages are easy to prepare. Serve at summer barbecues picnics with burgers.