Lucky Food – Cabbage Rolls Part 2

Where did we stop last time?

5 star cookies -cosily tucked cabbage rolls
5 star cookies -cosily tucked cabbage rolls

When your dish is full of cosily placed cabbage rolls,cover with the remaining cabbage leaves, pour water over all so that the cabbage rolls sinks.

At the beginning cook on a high temperature until water boils.

Then continue cooking at medium temperature for 3 hours, adding more hot water as necessary. (always have a lots of water above your cabbage rolls …just imagine underwater swimming

and your head is like cabbage roll)

After 3 hours add can of crushed tomatoes (28 oz) and 1 TBSP of salt. (you can add less or more salt, taste to your liking).

Continue cooking for another 15 min…and then it is ready for you and your family.

It can be lunch or dinner for a few days.

cabbage rolls with mashed potatoes
cabbage rolls with mashed potatoes

You can serve cabbage rolls with mashed potatoes, polenta, sour cream…

cabbage rolls and mashed potato
cabbage rolls and mashed potato

or you can just eat cabbage rolls

cabbage rolls part 2 5 star cookies 001
cabbage rolls part 2 5 star cookies 001

You really don’t need anything else…just plain and simple food that our grandparents use to eat…

cabbage rolls part 2 5 star cookies
cabbage rolls part 2 5 star cookies

Enjoy your meal!

Tips:

1. Before you make the rolls i suggest you soak the sour cabbage in water because it might be too salty and sour.

2. Don’t add too much salt into your food, always taste to your liking. This recipe is using just 1/2 tsp into meat filling and 1 TBSP to the crashed tomatoes and water.

3.Practice making the cabbage rolls

Hold one cabbage leaf in your left hand and place a meat filling near stem end.

Fold stem over the meat filling

Fold the two sides to the middle

Roll up.Use your finger to tuck the open side of the leaf inside.

Place in a large pot and say “thank you” to your cabbage rolls.

cabbage rolls and mashed potato for 5starcookies food blog
cabbage rolls and mashed potato for 5starcookies food blog

Love, hugs and cabbage rolls

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To check first part of “HOW TO MAKE CABBAGE ROLLS” click the link below…

How to make Cabbage Rolls Part 1

 

 

 

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