Cabbage Soup I

Cabbage Soup I


"The best cabbage soup you will ever try and plus it is easy to make."


servings 456 cals
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Original recipe yields 4 servings



  • Calories:
  • 456 kcal
  • 23%
  • Fat:
  • 30.4 g
  • 47%
  • Carbs:
  • 22.3g
  • 7%
  • Protein:
  • 23.5 g
  • 47%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 83 mg
  • 28%
  • Sodium:
  • 372 mg
  • 15%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. In a large stock pot combine the cabbage, tomatoes with liquid, beef brisket, carrot, onion and celery. Cover with cold water and season with citric acid and sugar to taste. Simmer over low heat for at least 2 hours or until all ingredients are tender. Add additional seasoning to taste.
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  1. 16 Ratings


When ever I make Ukranian or Russian Cabbage Soup and have no lemon or citric acid, I take a Vitamin C tablet and throw it in. That takes care of the citric acid. Have been using this for years ...

I have used this recipe before - it has been handed down in my family for many generations. I have found that you can substitute lemon juice for the citric acid with almost the same results.

I was looking for a sweet & sour cabbage soup, so I "bumped" this one a little bit: 1/3 c. apple cider vinegar and 1/3 cup sugar in place of the citric acid and the sugar in the recipe gave the...

Great soup. We added more vegetables. The soup needed a lot more flavoring. We added a lot (way too much) of salt. Next time we make this, we are going to use chicken stock or vegetable stock. T...

This turned out really good but I did add a little more to spice it up. I added minced garlic, black pepper, salt & cayenne pepper. Thanks!

I receive a head of cabbage each month through Angel foods and soup is about the only thing my family will eat so soup it is! This was very good although I did add a large can of tomato juice an...

We forgot the tomato's and it was still wonderful. The second day we added the tomato's and it had a totally different taste. 2 meals in 1. Everyone loved it.

This soup was delicious! The only thing I did differently was omit the beef and left it as just a veggie soup.

warning, the house smells pretty terrible while this is cooking! The soup itself turned out okay, but I was the only one in my family willing to eat it. I guess, no matter how it is cooked, ca...