Kitkat's Corned Beef & Cabbage

Vanessa "Nikita" Milare


I make this once once a year for St. Patties day. Some times I make the cabbage the night before & the veggies the day of. Save me time in the kitchen. I love my short cuts.


★★★★★ 2 votes

10 Min
5 Hr


Add to Grocery List


  • 5 lb
    corned beef brisket
  • 6
    peppercorns or packaged pickling spice
  • 3
    carrot, peeled & quartered
  • 3
    onion, peeled & quartered
  • 1
    green cabbage, medium-size quartered
  • 4 Tbsp
    butter, melted

  • 1 1/2 c
    sour cream
  • 3 Tbsp
    horseradish sauce
  • 1 tsp

How to Make Kitkat's Corned Beef & Cabbage


  1. Corned Beef: Place the corned beef in a pan with the peppercorns or pickling spice & cover with water. Bring to a boil, reduce heat & simmer for 5 hours or until tender. Skimming occasionally.
  2. During the last hour, add in the cabbage. Then the last 15 mins add in the carrots & onions.
  3. Place brisket on a cutting board & slice across the grain. Place on serving platter & ladle some of the cooking liguid over the meat. Place the veggies next to the meat.
  4. Serve with fresh cooked rice.
  5. Creamy Horseradish: Combine the sour cream & horseradish. Season with salt to taste. Serve on the side.

Printable Recipe Card

About Kitkat's Corned Beef & Cabbage

Course/Dish: Beef

Show 6 Comments & Reviews

24 Perfect Grilling Out Recipes

24 Perfect Grilling Out Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Grilling season is here! This is your one-stop shop for all the grilling recipes you need to make your Spring and Summer cookouts absolutely awesome!

Kicked Up Hot Dog And Hamburger Recipes To Enjoy All Summer Long

Kicked Up Hot Dog and Hamburger Recipes To Enjoy All Summer Long

Kitchen Crew

Hamburgers and hot dogs are a summer staple. When have you attended a BBQ and not been asked hamburger or hot dog when it came time for eating? After a...

22 A+ Back-to-school Recipes

22 A+ Back-To-School Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

It's time to go back, back, back to school again! Check out these quick and easy dinner recipes that the entire family (yes, we said entire family...even the picky eaters)...