Kapusta (Ukrainian Soup)

1
Noel Perry

By
@kahelilani

Serve with your favorite crusty bread.

Kapusta [kah-POOS-tah], the Russian, Belarusian, Hungarian, Polish, Ukrainian, Czech (used mainly to refer to Savoy cabbage and sometimes Brussels sprout) and Slovak word for cabbage, is a popular dish in Polish and Slovak cooking. Its primary ingredient has been pickled into sauerkraut[1] and, in some places, kapusta simply refers to this plain sauerkraut.

By Shawn Prentiss, Sacramento, CA 2007

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
4-6
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
1 Hr

Ingredients

  • 8 slice
    bacon
  • 1 large
    onion
  • 2 can(s)
    tomato soup
  • 1 large
    sauerkraut, canned
  • 1
    bay leaf
  • 1 tsp
    salt and pepper
  • 1/2 pkg
    kielbasa

How to Make Kapusta (Ukrainian Soup)

Step-by-Step

  1. Sautee bacon, kielbasa and onion together.
  2. In a large stock pot - add sauerkraut, 2 cans soup and bay leaf. Add enough water to cover sauerkraut 1 inch above and bring to a boil. Add salt and pepper.
  3. When bacon, kielbasa and onions are ready, add to sauerkraut (grease and all). Mix and simmer covered for at least 1 hour.

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About Kapusta (Ukrainian Soup)

Course/Dish: Soups Other Soups
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtags: #Tomato #sauerkraut




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