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Cabbage Porcupines

Cabbage Porcupines


  • 1/2 pound ground beef
  • 6 large cabbage leaves
  • 1 onion finely chopped
  • 1 can tomato puree
  • 1 teaspoon chili powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon paprika
  • 1 cup water
  • 3 tablespoons oleo, melted
  • 3 tablespoons catsup


  1. Cover cabbage leaves and boil about 10 minutes
  2. Mill all other ingredients except water, oleo, and catsup
  3. Flatten out cabbage leaves and fill each with a port of mixture
  4. Cover by folding leaf, secure

Cabbage Porcupines

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