Cabbage Bundles in Paprika Cream Sauce

gaynel mohler


This is actually a different type of cabbage roll. Some tomatoe sauce, but the sauce over them is creamy. It is inexpensive and the ingredients are staples in my house, as they are probably in yours. If you like cabbage, then this is your new dish to try.


★★★★★ 1 vote

6 - 8
35 Min
1 Hr


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  • 1
    head of cabbage, 3-3 1/2 lbs
  • 2 c
    fresh bread crumbs (4 slices)
  • 1 tsp
    seasoning salt
  • 1/2 c
    cold water
  • 1 lb
    gnd chuck, (or turkey)
  • 2
  • 1 c
    cooked rice
  • 1/4 c
    butter or margarine
  • 1 medium
    onion chopped (1/2 cup)
  • 1 c
    sliced carrots
  • 1 Tbsp
  • 1 tsp
  • 1 c
    beef broth
  • 1 can(s)
    8 oz. tomato sauce
  • 8 oz
    dairysour cream, room temperature
  • 1 Tbsp

How to Make Cabbage Bundles in Paprika Cream Sauce


  1. Remove 12 to 16 large cabbage leaves , chop remaining coarsley to make 6 cups. ( stick large serving fork into core and dip head of cabbage in and out of boiling water to make pliable for rolling up and removing outer leaves.)
  2. Combine crumbs, salt and water in large bowl.
    add beef eggs and rice,mix well
  3. Place about 1/4 cup meat mixture on each leaf. fold sides of leaf over stuffing, roll up from thick end of leaf.
  4. Heat butter in large dutch oven.
    Add onion and saute a few minutes, add carrots and chopped cabbage, saute, stirring often until soft about 10 minutes.
  5. Stir in paprika, salt,broth and tomato sauce. Arrange stuffed cabbage bundles, seam side down and close together, over cabbage mixture in dutch oven, cover.
    Cook over low heat, basting, 50 minutes to 1 hour
  6. Carefully remove cabbage bundles and keep warm.
    Stir flour into sour cream, add to dutch oven.
    Bring slowly to boiling, stirring constantly, boil 1 minute.
  7. Layer cabbage mixture and cabbage bundles in heated serving dish. Serve Warm

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About Cabbage Bundles in Paprika Cream Sauce

Course/Dish: Beef, Other Main Dishes
Hashtag: #cabbagerolls

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