Festive red cabbage

Christmas red cabbage recipes

19 Recipes

A vibrant brassica that stretches a long way.

Festive red cabbage

2.5

(2 ratings)

Serve this spiced and sticky side dish alongside all the classic Christmas trimmings - it's richly flavoured with red wine, cinnamon, star anise and apples
  • 3 hours and 10 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Red cabbage with juniper & pears

3.125

(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

Spiced braised red cabbage

5

(1 rating)

Spice up your Christmas day trimmings with this red cabbage and Bramley apple side, with cinnamon, cardamom and star anise
  • 3 hours and 15 mins
  • Easy

Red cabbage with mulled Port & pears

5

(3 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

Red cabbage with beetroot

3.875

(6 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

Sticky spiced red cabbage

4.53906

(32 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

Pickled red cabbage

4.107145

(7 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

3.983335

(15 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

3.75

(5 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