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Red cabbage recipes

25 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.

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  • Sticky spiced red cabbage

    Sticky spiced red cabbage

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.66 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

  • Red cabbage with coriander seed in a serving dish

    Red cabbage with coriander seed

    A star rating of 3.4 out of 5.6 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

  • Red cabbage with port, prunes & orange served in a bowl

    Red cabbage with port, prunes & orange

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.9 ratings

    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

  • Red cabbage with apples

    Red cabbage with apples

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.42 ratings

    A healthy side dish of braised cabbage with rich spices - a perfect Sunday roast or Christmas dinner accompaniment.

  • Spiced ginger beer slow cooker cabbage served in a bowl

    Spiced ginger beer slow cooker cabbage

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.4 ratings

    Enjoy this spiced ginger beer slow cooker cabbage at Christmastime. With sweetness and spice, it makes an ideal accompaniment to a roasted ham

  • Cider-braised cabbage wedges served in a casserole dish

    Cider-braised cabbage wedges

    A star rating of 3.7 out of 5.3 ratings

    Make these cider-braised cabbage wedges up to three days ahead for a stress-free Christmas dinner. The dish makes an ideal accompaniment to festive turkey

  • Red cabbage with juniper & pears

    Red cabbage with juniper & pears

    A star rating of 2.7 out of 5.3 ratings

    Swap apple for wedges of pear, which go beautifully with the garlic, juniper and cinnamon in this colourful side dish

  • Slow cooker red cabbage served in a bowl

    Slow cooker red cabbage

    A star rating of 3.5 out of 5.12 ratings

    Dig out your slow cooker for this delicious red cabbage. Braised cabbage makes the perfect side dish for a festive lunch or roast dinner

  • A bowlful of pickled red cabbage with walnuts & apple

    Pickled red cabbage with walnuts & apple

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.3 ratings

    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

  • Red cabbage with mulled Port & pears

    Red cabbage with mulled Port & pears

    A star rating of 5 out of 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

  • A bowl serving juniper & apple red cabbage

    Juniper & apple red cabbage

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 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

  • Red cabbage with beetroot

    Red cabbage with beetroot

    A star rating of 3.8 out of 5.9 ratings

    Add some colour and vitamins to your plate with this aromatic cabbage dish. Perfect with boiled Christmas ham

  • Pickled red cabbage

    Pickled red cabbage

    A star rating of 3.9 out of 5.27 ratings

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

  • Christmas spiced red cabbage

    Christmas red cabbage

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.31 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

  • Winter spiced sweet & sour braised red cabbage in a small pink dish

    Winter spiced sweet & sour braised red cabbage

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.1 rating

    Add mulled spices – red wine, cinnamon and star anise – to red cabbage to make it extra-festive. This makes a great side dish for a Christmas feast

  • Red cabbage, beetroot & apple salad

    Red cabbage, beetroot & apple salad

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.4 ratings

    This salad of shredded vegetables dotted with apple is a vibrant and healthier alternative to coleslaw

  • Fruity red cabbage

    Fruity red cabbage

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.1 rating

    Rustle up your own, sweeter version of pickled sauerkraut with apple, redcurrant and cider flavours

  • Spiced red cabbage with prunes

    Spiced red cabbage with prunes

    A star rating of 3.5 out of 5.4 ratings

    Braised red cabbage with Christmassy flavours - a lovely addition to the festive table

  • Festive red salad

    Festive red salad

    A star rating of 3.4 out of 5.11 ratings

    Cabbage, red onion, apple and beetroot - all the brightest purple fruit and veg makes up this winter salad with sweet vinaigrette

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