Tuesday, March 18, 2014

Cabbage Potato Soup in the Crockpot

 

 

 

 

Cabbage is one of those super foods that we should all eat more of. I like it, but to tell the truth, never think of eating it, beyond making coleslaw. It is inexpensive, low in fat, high in fiber and also low carb - the perfect vegetable for a diabetic or for anyone who wants to eat healthy.

 

When looking for something to make for St. Patrick's Day, this soup sounded really good, but I decided to adapt it to the crock pot and add diced potatoes to the recipe. It turned out to be a filling, delicious soup, perfect for the holiday and celebrating our Irish roots.

 

Crock Pot Cabbage Potato Soup


8 cups chopped cabbage

1 chopped onion

3 cloves chopped garlic

2 T butter

2 cups chopped potatoes ( with skins)

1 cup diced ham

8 cups chicken broth

salt and pepper to taste


Sauté onion and garlic in butter. Place in bottom of large crock pot. Add cabbage, potatoes and chicken broth. Salt and pepper to taste. Cook on high for 6 hours, adding diced ham for the last hour of cooking. Enjoy!


Happy Tuesday!

 

 

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10 comments:

  1. Thanks for the recipe always looking for crockpot dishes, so easy.

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  2. Thanks so much for this recipe. John is diabetic and we both love cabbage. Perfect!

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  3. I love cabbage....in soup, slaw, salads...good stuff!!!,...:)JP

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  4. Yum! I will definitely have to try this. I love cabbage (no one else in my family does).

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  5. Perfect for this rainy day I am having. I would love it if you would share this on my Tasty Tuesday linky party!
    http://www.thecomfortsofhome.blogspot.com/2014/03/tasty-tuesday-3.html

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  6. Yum, this would be perfect for me too on this rainy day in SC. Thanks for sharing.

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  7. That sure looks good to me! I haven't made a cabbage anything for quite a long time.
    Thanks for your nice words about the baby blankie. It was fun to do and we're so looking forward to that little one!

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  8. I give it a YUM as well . . .

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  9. This looks and sounds delicious! I like cabbage too and aside from coleslaw I suppose my next favorite is cabbage and noodles so I'd certainly like your soup :)

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  10. This looks delicious.

    Thanks for sharing with SYC.

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