Old Fashioned Stuffed Cabbage Rolls

Old Fashioned Stuffed Cabbage Rolls


Cabbage: 1 piece (medium size)

Egyptian rice: one and a half cups

Coriander: half a bunch (chopped)

Parsley: half a bunch (chopped)

Dill: 2 tablespoons (chopped)

Onions: 1 piece (chopped)

Garlic: 5 cloves (chopped)

Salt, to taste

Black pepper to taste

Cumin: half a teaspoon

Chili: as desired

Tomato sauce: 2 tbsp

Oil: a tablespoon

Broth: 2 cups


Boil cabbage leaves with a little salt and cumin, and chop them to the appropriate size.

To prepare the filling: In a large frying pan, heat the oil and fry the chopped onions until they turn yellow.

Add the garlic and leave it until fragrant, then add a tablespoon of tomato sauce and stir quickly.


Season with black pepper, cumin, and hot sauce while stirring constantly.

Leave the mixture on the stove, until the sauce boils.

Reduce the heat and add the rice, parsley, cilantro and dill. Stir until the ingredients overlap, then remove the filling from the heat and leave it to cool.

Put some cabbage leaves at the bottom of the pot.

Spread a cabbage leaf on a hard surface and put a little rice in the middle, then roll it.

Return the ball until the filling is finished, then stack the cabbage rolls in the saucepan.

Boil the broth with a tablespoon of tomato sauce, then pour the mixture over the stuffed with moving the saucepan to bring the broth to the bottom and cover the whole rolls.

Put the pot on a strong fire until it boils, then reduce the heat and leave the stuffing until it is done.