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schwein in einer decke/ pigs in a blanket

★★★★★ 2
a recipe by
Zelda Hopkins
Webb City, MO

This dish is different than most. That's why I like it. I'm always looking for something new and I love cabbage. I think you will read this and think that can't be good but give it a try and you will be a believer.

★★★★★ 2
serves Serves 6
prep time 15 Min
cook time 1 Hr
method Bake

Ingredients For schwein in einer decke/ pigs in a blanket

  • 1 lg
    head of cabbage
  • 1 c
    uncooked rice
  • 1 lb
    ground beef, or bacon, or both/ i use both
  • 1 lg
    chopped onion
  • 1 pinch
    salt and pepper, i add a pinch over each cabbage
  • 2 c
    vinegar and water

How To Make schwein in einer decke/ pigs in a blanket

  • 1
    Cook the cabbage head in boiling water only long enough so that the leaves can be removed.Cool the leaves, cut part of the heavy vein from the leaf.
  • 2
    Cook the rice until about half done, drain and cool. Lay a leaf of cabbage flat, put 1 tablespoon cooked rice, some chopped onion, hamburger and/or bacon in the leaf and add salt and pepper to taste. Fold the leaf around the filling, turn upside down and place in a pan. When pan is about 3/4 full, add a liquid of vinegar and water. Bake in oven until done, about 1 hour.