My Gwumpkies

Lisa G. Sweet Pantry Gal


I make so many of these, I had to finally give my family my recipe. When I make them which is always for St. Patty's Day and Easter I swear my family and friends can smell them I was making so many I was up to my elbows. So I broke down and shared my recipe so we had some to eat! Hope You enjoy!


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Makes 24
40 Min
1 Hr 30 Min
Convection Oven


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  • 1 c
    beef gravy
  • 1 c
    onion gravy
  • 3 c
  • 1/2 tsp
  • 2 pinch

  • 2
    heads cabbage
  • 2 lb
    ground beef
  • 1 lb
    ground chicken
  • 1/2 c
    long grain rice, uncooked
  • 1 c
    brown rice
  • 1 medium
    grated onion
  • ·
    salt and pepper

How to Make My Gwumpkies


  1. Boil cabbage in pot of salted water for about ten minutes. Put aside to cook.
    Make sauce wisking all sauce ingredients.
  2. In a bowl combine ground beef, rice, grated onion, salt and pepper and 1/4 cup of the sauce mix.
  3. Picking out your best unbroken cabbage leaves, cut out hard stem.
    Place 1/4 cup beef mix in each leaf. Cover mix with base of leaf, fold in sides and roll tight.
  4. Place cut up excess cabbage on bottom of pan with 1/4 cup sauce and place rolled up rolls on top.
    Cover with more sauce, and cover with tinfoil and bake in 325 degree oven for 1 1/2 hours.
    Let rest for about 1/2 hour. Plate with extra gravy sauce. Sauce on potatoes are great!!

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About My Gwumpkies

Course/Dish: Beef
Main Ingredient: Beef
Regional Style: Polish
Other Tag: Heirloom
Hashtag: #Gwumpkie my way

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