Recipe by NELady
From The Everyday Low-Carb Slow Cooker Cookbook by Kitty Broihier & Kimberly Mayone. "These flavors may remind you of something your grandmother used to cook. A great dish for a simple fall supper." Serving suggestion - Serve this dish with toasted, buttered, low-carb rye bread. If desired, pass malt vinegar and butter to season the cabbage.
Top Review by twissis
This did remind me of grandma, but was better than my memories of her. Bua is the Icelandic equivalent of kielbasa & very close to it in taste. Larger than kielbasa, I cut it in approx 1.5 in chunks, added garlic as a pers pref & otherwise made the recipe as written (altho I admit to tossing in a few red potatoes to comply w/Icelandic law requiring them w/all meals). The crock-pot method makes getting this to the table nearly effortless & you are impatient for it as the aroma is wonderful. The cabbage flavour is excellent using Dijon for the mustard & I could not bear discarding the tasty liquid, so I added about 1/2 cup cream cheese to it & sent it to the table as a light sauce for the potatoes. Thx for sharing this keeper recipe w/us. :-)
- cooking spray
- 1 small head of cabbage, cored and cut into wedges (about 2 1/2 lbs)
- 1 medium onion, halved and thinly sliced
- 1⁄2 teaspoon kosher salt
- 1⁄2 teaspoon black pepper
- 1 cup chicken broth
- 1 tablespoon brown mustard
- 1 lb kielbasa, cut into 3-inch pieces
Directions See How It's Made
- Coat the slow cooker crock with cooking spray. Add all the ingredients except the kielbasa to the crock, tossing so that the cabbage is well-coated with the broth and seasonings. Top mixture with kielbasa.
- Cover and cook on LOW for 7 hours; give mixture a good stir, then cook 1 hour more.