Polish Sauerkraut

6
Colleen Sowa

By
@colleenlucky7

This was my Polish mother-in-law's recipe... It is so easy... and so good!

The onion and apple and butter browned together give the sauerkraut a gentler yet full flavor.

Add additional ingredients or don't... it is a great recipe how ever you decide to put it together.

Traditions are great.. but sometimes it is cool to change things up a bit!

Play With Your Food! xo

Rating:

★★★★★ 2 votes

Comments:
Serves:
10 -15
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
20 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

  • SAUERKAUT

  • 2 large
    onions (diced)
  • 2 large
    apples (diced) (can use more if you like)
  • 2 qt
    sauerkraut (store bought or homemade)
  • 4 Tbsp
    butter (or margarine)
  • ADDITIONAL OPTIONAL INGREDIENTS

  • ·
    celery ribs (chopped)
  • ·
    pork (cut up)
  • ·
    potatoes (cut up)
  • ·
    polish sausage
  • ·
    carrots (cut up)
  • ·
    mixed vegetables
  • ·
    ground nutmeg, ground black pepper, garlic powder

How to Make Polish Sauerkraut

Step-by-Step

  1. Saute' the onions and apples in the butter. Brown them (be careful not to burn them!).

    Any additional vegetables can be added and saute'd

    Add meat if you like.
  2. Add sauerkraut juice to the pan and stir well to get all the caramelized drippings blended in... the liquid will be brown. Stir in the sauerkraut, and heat through before serving.

    Add spices if you like.
  3. *** I make it this way for a side dish, pork roast or brats.

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About Polish Sauerkraut

Course/Dish: Vegetables
Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: Polish
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Heirloom


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