Red cabbage with coriander seed in a bowl

Red cabbage recipes

23 Recipes

This vibrant brassica goes a long way when you have lots of hungry mouths to feed. Try our Christmas red cabbage recipes and serving suggestions.

Red cabbage with coriander seed

4.333335

(3 ratings)

Add coriander seeds, apples and maple syrup to red cabbage to make a punchy festive side dish. A colourful addition to any Christmas dinner table
  • 1 hour and 35 mins
  • Easy

Sticky spiced red cabbage

4.605265

(38 ratings)

This colourful dish will complement any festive main course. Toss any leftovers with a drizzle of olive oil and serve with cold cuts, pâté or cheese
  • 50 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Red cabbage with port, prunes & orange

5

(1 rating)

Flavour red cabbage with port, prunes and orange for an indulgent festive side dish that delivers two of your 5-a-day. It can be made in advance and frozen for up to three months
  • 2 hours and 25 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Red cabbage with juniper & pears

3.5

(2 ratings)

Swap apple for wedges of pear, which go beautifully with the garlic, juniper and cinnamon in this colourful side dish
  • 1 hour and 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Slow cooker red cabbage

5

(1 rating)

Dig out your slow cooker for this delicious red cabbage. Braised cabbage makes the perfect side dish for a festive lunch or roast dinner
  • 4 hours and 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Pickled red cabbage with walnuts & apple

5

(1 rating)

Serve this festive pickled red cabbage with cold cuts and sausage rolls on Boxing Day and beyond. It also makes a fantastic side dish for Christmas Day
  • 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Red cabbage with mulled Port & pears

5

(4 ratings)

This braised cabbage side is a super healthy and versatile dish with a rich, deep-red colour enhanced by the addition of the Port
  • 2 hours and 25 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian
  • Healthy

Juniper & apple red cabbage

0

(0 ratings)

Try this twist on braised cabbage for Christmas Day, with juniper berries, orange zest, red onion and red apple for festive colour and flavour
  • 1 hour and 20 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Red cabbage with beetroot

3.714285

(7 ratings)

Add some colour and vitamins to your plate with this aromatic cabbage dish. Perfect with boiled Christmas ham
  • 1 hour and 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Pickled red cabbage

4.4

(10 ratings)

A colourful accompaniment to cheese or meat, this infused pickle can also be jarred and given as a gift
  • 30 mins
  • Easy

Christmas spiced red cabbage

3.884615

(26 ratings)

This classic side can be made up to two days in advance. For maximum flavour, cook the cabbage down really well over a low heat until it's really sticky
  • 1 hour and 25 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Fruity red cabbage

5

(1 rating)

Rustle up your own, sweeter version of pickled sauerkraut with apple, redcurrant and cider flavours
  • 1 hour and 45 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Festive red salad

4

(6 ratings)

Cabbage, red onion, apple and beetroot - all the brightest purple fruit and veg makes up this winter salad with sweet vinaigrette
  • 20 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian
  • Healthy

Mulled red cabbage with clementines

5

(2 ratings)

Skip the red wine and mull your veg with mixed spice, brown sugar and an orange studded with cloves
  • 1 hour and 15 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian
  • Healthy

Red cabbage & pickled chilli slaw

0

(0 ratings)

Serve this crunchy red cabbage slaw with pickled jalapeño chillies as part of a Mexican feast. If you're making this dish for kids, leave out the chilli and dress with lime juice and a splash of oil...
  • 10 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Red cabbage with apples

4.625

(8 ratings)

A healthy side dish of braised cabbage with rich spices - a perfect Sunday roast or Christmas dinner accompaniment
  • 55 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian
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