Festive Cabbage Salad

READY IN: 20mins
Recipe by COOKGIRl

From the cookbook Vegetarian Cooking by Crescent Publishers. The red cabbage is not only the main ingredient but is its own salad bowl!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Remove any of the outer discolored or tough leaves from the cabbage.
  2. Trim the base of the cabbage head so that the cabbage will stand upright then cut about a quarter off the top.
  3. Mix together well the dressing ingredients. Season with salt and pepper to taste.
  4. Using a sharp knife, scoop out the inside of the cabbage leaving about 1/4 inch for the shell. Set aside.
  5. Shred the remaining cabbage finely. Put the shredded cabbage into a large bowl along with the bell pepper, pineapple, orange segments, green onions, celery and leaves, nuts and beans.
  6. Carefully fold in the dressing with the cabbage mixture.
  7. Put the salad mixture into the prepared cabbage shell and garnish with fresh parsley if desired.
  8. Cover and chill for 1 hour.

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