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southern fried cabbage

(1 rating)
Recipe by
Martha Price
San Jose, CA

I got this recipe off a casserole cooking web site. I made a few changes to suit my family's taste, and we all love it. It is easy, and very good! It is hearty, and with biscuits or rolls can serve as a full meal!

(1 rating)
yield 4 - 6
prep time 15 Min
cook time 30 Min
method Stove Top

Ingredients For southern fried cabbage

  • 1 lb
    ground beef
  • 1
    head of cabbage, chopped
  • 1
    onion, chopped
  • 1/2
    green or red sweet pepper, chopped
  • salt and pepper, to taste
  • 3 Tbsp
    butter, softened
  • pinch of sugar
  • 4 slice
    bacon, cut in thirds
  • 1/2 tsp
    garlic powder
  • 1
    jalapeno, seeded and chopped (optional)

How To Make southern fried cabbage

  • 1
    Fry hamburger until no longer pink; do not overcook - it will cook further with cabbage.
  • 2
    Add remaining ingredients and simmer until vegetables are tender.
  • 3
    *The optional jalapeno is my addition - not in original recipe. Only add if you want some heat!