This casserole is a hearty side dish, thanks to the buttery, crisp topping and the velvety cheese sauce that surrounds the cabbage.

Recipe by Oxmoor House September 2006


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10 mins
1 hr
8 mins
1 hr 18 mins
9 servings (serving size: 2/3 cup)


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  • Place cabbage in a large microwave-safe bowl; cover with water (about 8 cups). Cover bowl loosely with plastic wrap. Microwave at HIGH 8 1/2 minutes or until cabbage is tender; drain.

  • Preheat oven to 375°.

  • Lightly spoon flour into a dry measuring cup; level with a knife. Combine flour and milks in a small saucepan. Stir with a whisk. Bring to a simmer over medium heat, and cook 2 minutes, stirring constantly with whisk. Remove from heat. Add 1 minced garlic clove, salt, pepper, and cheese to pan, and stir until cheese melts. Pour milk mixture over cabbage, tossing gently to coat. Pour cabbage mixture into an 11 x 7-inch baking dish coated with cooking spray.

  • Place butter and remaining minced garlic clove in a microwave-safe bowl. Microwave on HIGH 25 seconds or until butter melts; stir in crackers. Sprinkle crumb mixture evenly over cabbage mixture.

  • Bake at 375° for 45 minutes or until edges are golden and top is set. Let stand 8 minutes before serving.


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Nutrition Facts

122 calories; calories from fat 24%; fat 3.2g; saturated fat 1.6g; protein 6.6g; carbohydrates 16.1g; fiber 1.8g; cholesterol 10mg; iron 0.8mg; sodium 257mg; calcium 224mg.