Super Delicious Vegetable Soup and Yes It Has Cabbage


I really hesitated to say cabbage in the soup title because 
I know there are many cabbage-phobic people out there.

But here's the thing....this is so yummy!
I'm not a dietitian but this soup is bound to be good for you! 


How To:

* In a little olive oil, I sauteed a chopped onion, two chopped stalks of celery, 
and a some minced garlic until tender.
*Added two of the small boxes of vegetable broth and 
simmered awhile so the good flavors would go together like Joanie and Chachi did a long time ago. Remember that? I miss Happy Days. :)

Then I added a can of diced tomatoes drained, a can of cannellini beans drained, 
two chopped carrots, and most of a head of chopped cabbage. 

There is also salt, pepper, and red pepper sprinkled in for good measure.

I remember eating cabbage soup years ago when on Weight Watchers
 so I'm sure we will get skinny if we eat this.

Now y'all know that I've been to the doctor a few times here lately and she talks a lot about calcium and bone density. 

We definitely want to have strong bones so after you have your cabbage soup, 
I recommend a scoop of Rocky Road. A reasonable portion.

That's my plan!!

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27 comments

  1. I think this sounds delicious Stacey. I have an all vegetable minestrone soup that has a good helping of cabbage in it, mixed in with all the other veggies it is wonderful. Thanks for sharing, and I completely agree with your preferred method of calcium consumption ;>)

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  2. This sounds wonderful! I love cabbage...I am making a soup today and will post about it tomorrow.

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  3. I'm going to make this today! With snow on the ground it just seems like a soup kind of day. Thanks!
    Blessings!
    DD

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  4. Sounds like an excellent plan to me!

    Judy

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  5. Sounds so yummy and healthy, too. Perfect on a cold wintery day. (I love the balance of the ice cream, too. A girl has to stay sweet (; )
    Hugs,
    Patti

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  6. Ha! I like your nutritional advice. Sounds like a good plan to me.
    I love vegetable soup, although I have never thought to add cabbage to it. I will be trying this next time.

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  7. You are too funny! I am a cabbage eater and this soup sounds delicious to me!

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  8. I a big soup fan and cabbage is something we really like to eat. Guess I'll be trying this new recipe. I think the advice to add calcium (through ice cream) is perfect, too!

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  9. Good plan Stacey. I'm in!
    Blessings,
    Patti

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  10. We actually LIKE cooked cabbage :^)
    This sounds wonderful....especially on this cold, trying to snow, day!
    The Rocky Road sounds good too, but alas we are not allowed sugar :^(
    Hope you are staying warm up there...hoping that spring will come soon so that you can make a road trip down south here!!
    Blessings,
    J

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  11. This sounds delicious, Stacey! Cabbage makes a nice healthy "filler" in my soups and stews. I will definitely try this! :)

    Jane x

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  12. I love cabbage and I love vegetable soup so this is a winning combination. I am definitely trying your recipe. I may even pick up some Rocky Road , too... ;)

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  13. I've always loved cabbage soup and on a cold day like today it would be perfect. I vary mine with whatever leftover veggies I have in the refrigerator. If it wasn't snowing outside I'd be tempted to go get a head of cabbage. Looks so delicious!
    Miss Bloomers

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  14. A very comforting soup, even with cabbage. Sometimes using cabbage makes a great addition. Maybe some people got burnt out with that cabbage diet.

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  15. This looks yummy to me! One of our favorite soups has cabbage in it. It has lean hamburger and it's tomato based.. but this one looks good too!

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  16. I love cabbage, so I think your soup sounds yummy!

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  17. Sounds yummy. Actually had all the ingredients and waiting for it to simmer right now. Smells good!

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  18. This sounds delicious, Stacey! But if I make it for my family I'll definitely have to leave cabbage out of the title!

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  19. Cabbage is yummy! Cooked like in Stuffed Cabbage Rolls/ fried, in Cole Slaw! Can you tell I grew up eating cabbage? Your soup looks delicious, Stacey!
    ~Judy

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  20. That looks amazing! Thanks so much for sharing. I'm going to try it this week.

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  21. Oh you had me at cabbage!...It looks so delicious Stacey...thanks for the recipe!

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  22. Sounds fantastic!!! I love anything with cabbage!!

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  23. Nope. Not a cabbage fan, but for some reason, my children love it! Maybe I'll be sweet and cook it for them!

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  24. Sounds so good and healthy to me! Perfect for a spring luncheon. Thanks for sharing it.

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  25. This looks delicious. I love cabbage in soup. I still make the WW vegetable cabbage soup a lot.

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