Cabbage Rolls (Crockpot)

Jeanne Benavidez


After trying several recipes for cabbage rolls, I finally came up with one that suits my's pretty easy but tastes pretty darn good. I love cabbage cooked just about any way.

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4 - 6
20 Min
8 Hr
Slow Cooker Crock Pot


12 - 14 large
cabbage leaves
1 lb
ground beef
1 lb
ground sausage
1/2 small
onion, finely diced
1 tsp
minced garlic
1/2 tsp
sea salt
1/2 tsp
black pepper
1 c
cooked rice
1 large
egg, slightly beaten
1 can(s)
(6 oz) tomato paste
1 can(s)
(15 - 16 oz) chicken broth
1 can(s)
(15 oz) crushed or stewed tomatoes

How to Make Cabbage Rolls (Crockpot)


  • 1Select 12 - 14 large, undamaged leaves from a head of cabbage.
  • 2In a large sauce pan, boil 4 - 6 cups water.
  • 3Remove pan from heat; place cabbage leaves into the hot water, cover and soak for 5 minutes, until pliable. Remove the leaves, drain and cool. Use a sharp knife to remove the thick core rib at the base of each leaf, leaving the rest of the leaf in tact.
  • 4In a medium bowl, combine the beef, sausage, onion, garlic, salt, pepper, cooked rice and egg. Using your hands, mix ingredients until well combined.
  • 5Place 2 tbsp. of mixture on each leaf and roll up firmly. Place cabbage rolls in your Crockpot.
  • 6In the same bowl you prepared the meat mixture, combine tomato paste and chicken broth with any leftover meat and pour over the cabbage rolls.
  • 7Pour can of crushed or stewed tomatoes over the cabbage rolls.
  • 8Cook on low for 8-10 hours. Great served with sour cream and chopped green onions for garnish.

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About Cabbage Rolls (Crockpot)

Course/Dish: Beef, Other Main Dishes, Pork
Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: Southern
Other Tag: Quick & Easy