Stuffed Cabbage Rolls (Kaldolmar)
instant beef bouillon
1Remove core from cabbage.
2Cover cabbage with cold water; let stand about 10 minutes.
3Remove 12 cabbage leaves. Cover leaves with boiling water. Cover and let stand until leaves are limp, about 10 minutes; drain.
4Mix beef, rice, milk, onion, egg, salt, pepper and allspice.
5Place about 1/2 cup beef mixture at stem end of each leaf.
6Roll leaf around beef mixture, tucking in sides.
7Place cabbage rolls, seam sides down, in ungreased 13 x 9-inch baking dish.
8Pour water over rolls. Cover and bake at 350 degrees F until beef is done, about 1 hour.
9Remove cabbage rolls with slotted spoon; keep warm.
10Drain liquid from baking dish, reserving 1/2 cup liquid; skim fat.
11Gradually stir half-and-half into flour in saucepan until smooth.
12Stir in reserved liquid and bouillon. Heat to boiling, stirring constantly.
13Boil and stir 1 minute.
14Serve sauce with cabbage rolls.