How to make a Cabbage Roll?

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1 March, 2018 16:30 PM

How to make a Cabbage Roll?

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A cabbage roll is a dish consisting of cooked cabbage leaves wrapped around a variety of fillings. One can easily make a healthy cabbage roll at home.

Follow the instructions to have a delicious food:  


# 1 cup water

# 1/2 cup uncooked regular long-grain white rice

# 1 medium head cabbage, core removed

# 2 eggs

# 1 lb lean (at least 80%) ground beef

# 1/3 cup chopped onion

# 1/2 teaspoon salt

# 1/4 teaspoon dried oregano leaves

# 1/4 teaspoon pepper

# 1 can (15 oz) tomato sauce

# 3/4 cup grated Parmesan cheese


1. Heat oven to 375°F. Spray 13x9-inch (3-quart) glass baking dish with cooking spray. In 2-quart saucepan,. heat water and rice to boiling. Reduce heat to low; cover and cook 12 to 14 minutes or until rice is tender. Remove from heat.

2. Meanwhile, in a 6-quart Dutch oven, cook the whole head of cabbage in enough boiling water to cover about 3 minutes or just until outer leaves are softened. Remove cabbage from water; remove as many leaves as can easily be removed. Return cabbage to water; repeat the process until 16 leaves are removed.

3. In a large bowl, beat eggs. Stir in ground beef, onion, salt, oregano, pepper and cooked rice. For each roll, place about 3 tablespoons beef mixture in cooked cabbage leaf; roll up, tucking in ends to completely cover mixture. Place seam side down in baking dish. Pour tomato sauce over rolls. Sprinkle with Parmesan cheese.

4. Cover tightly with foil; bake 50 to 60 minutes or until bubbly around edges, cheese is melted and beef is thoroughly cooked.

Recipe: Afroza Naznin