Swedish Cabbage Rolls-Kaldolmar

Recipe by VickyJ
READY IN: 2hrs 15mins
SERVES: 8-10




  • Wash cabbage and remove any damaged outer leaves, cut out core.
  • Bring a large pot of water to boiling.
  • Add cabbage to wilt leaves while preparing stuffing.
  • Turn off heat under cabbage, mix together potato, rice, meats, onion, the 1 teaspoon salt, pepper, allspice, sugar, and egg.
  • Separate leaves from cabbage as they wilt and drain:
  • Return cabbage to water to wilt inner leaves.
  • Shape stuffing into oblong patties and place on core end of cabbage leaf.
  • Fold over sides of leaf slightly and roll up, tucking in sides of leaf if possible.
  • It may be necessary to fasten rolls with toothpicks, if used, they should be removed before placing rolls in baking dish.
  • Mix 3 tablespoons flour and the 1/4 teaspoon salt and roll cabbage leaves in mixture; brown in large skillet.
  • Remove cabbage rolls as they are browned and place in a large, flat, greased baking dish.
  • Cover dish with aluminum foil.
  • Heat over to 300 degrees.
  • Bake 1 1/2 hours basting frequently with the 2 tablespoons melted butter.
  • Remove baking dish from oven and place cabbage rolls on a warm platter.
  • Mix the 1 tablespoon flour and cream in a small pan.
  • Add the liquid from baking dish: Cook and stir over moderately low heat until thickened.
  • Season to taste.
  • Pour gravy over cabbage rolls before serving.