Easy Fried Cabbage

Crispy Cabbage and Bacon Bits
Crispy Cabbage and Bacon Bits
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5-6 thick strips Bacon ,cut into small pieces
⅓ cup Onion finely chopped
½ head Green cabbage shredded or roughly chopped
1 tbsp Sugar optional
Salt to taste
Black pepper to taste
¼ tsp Smoked Paprika

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Easy Fried Cabbage


This Easy Fried Cabbage is the perfect dish to add to your Sunday roast menu. The perfect partner to delicious roast beef and potatoes with hot gravy and a variety of other vegetable dishes.

A plate of crispy, fried cabbage with bacon bits and finely chopped onions, spiced up with a little paprika! There really is nothing too complicated about this awesome recipe.

To make Easy Fried Cabbage, you will need the following ingredients:

Ingridiens for Easy Fried Cabbage

Steps to make Easy Fried Cabbage


Cook bacon


In a non-stick pan over medium heat, cook 5-6 bacon strips, cut into small pieces until crispy. Once cooked, remove with a slotted spoon and set aside.


Cook onions


In the same skillet, using the leftover bacon drippings, cook ½ cup of finely chopped onions until translucent.


Add cabbage and seasoning


Add ½ head of shredded cabbage, ¼ teaspoon paprika and salt and pepper to taste. Cook for about 7 minutes until cabbage is softened with a little crunch.


Return bacon


Return the crispy bacon bits to the pan and stir everything together.



Serve warm and enjoy!

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Jeff is a 38-year-old bachelor who prefers not to waste his time on salads and light meals. He’s a true carnivore who knows how to enjoy food to the max! Jeff will tell you how to cook rich and filling meals from scratch, bringing some real meaty decadence to your kitchen. His recipes are sure to satisfy every meat lover!

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Total Reviews: 9
Leona Eghbali

Obsessing over this fried cabbage already, brought some of the leftovers to work too and it was extremly filling.

Estefania Possemato

Too good to be true, loved this easy fried cabbage just as much as the stuffed cabage with beef, yum!

Jazlynn Mhoon

The bacon strips do this cabbage wonders, it taste really good would even recommend tossing some sourcream and shredded cheese to it too.

Paula Vavra

Happy with this fried cabbage, took me no time at all and tasted delicious :)

Eisley Bismark

Always happy to try out Jeff's recipes, he usually has the most affordable and tasty dishes out there.

Bryleigh Luchansky

I added some chili flakes and a drop of hot sauce to make it a spicy meal, loved the tasted for sure going to be cooking more from this website from now on.

Dalia Dailey

Delicious and simple to make exactly what I was looking for in a recipe.

Celia Strommen

It was good but very small portion so would recommend doubling the ingridents so it could be a proper meal.


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