The shell-into-shell of leaves like a labyrinth, cabbage is a fancy veggie that’s so versatile in the culinary map. From soups, noodles, to plain good patta gobhi subzi that we Indians love in our lunch boxes, cabbage holds a dear place in the stomach! But, one thing we all agree with is the huge quantity you get once this veggie is cut. And to finish it in one go becomes a rather tiresome task. Well, to finish the whole cabbage head in one go, we have a delectable recipe of cabbage steak. This one will not only save you from repeating the cabbage in meals but will also leave your taste buds asking for more!
This recipe for cabbage steak is as simple as it can get. And not to forget, it goes well with all your meals and works fantastic with drinks too! It is also a weight watcher’s delight due to its high fiber content and a negligible amount of calories.
Here’s what your need for the recipe of cabbage steak:
1 piece fresh cabbage
1 cup balsamic vinegar
2 tbsp honey
Salt and pepper
Mixed herbs seasoning
Start by chopping the whole cabbage head into ½ inch slices.
Preheat the oven to 200 degrees C.
Place them on a baking tray lined with parchment paper.
For balsamic glaze, heat a sauce pan and add 1 cup balsamic vinegar to it.
Pour 2 tbsp honey into it. Simmer on low heat while stirring constantly.
Turn off the gas when it reaches a desired thick consistency.
Spread this balsamic glaze over the round cabbage slices.
Now, coat them with some peanut butter and roasted peanut chunks.
Drizzle some tahini sauce on top.
Sprinkle salt, pepper and herb seasoning on the slices.
Pour 2 tbsp of olive oil on top.
Slide into the oven and roast it for 20-30 mins.
Sprinkle some sesame seeds on top and serve hot!
This dish is perfect for when you’re too tired to cook. It is vegan-friendly so you can share it with your vegan friends too! Enjoy it with a cheese or mint dip.
Before you rush to make it today, here are some benefits of cabbage you may reap along the way:
It boosts your energy levels and creates a sense of fullness in the stomach. Hence, making it a perfect meal for weight watchers.
Cabbage is loaded with potassium which is known to keep a tab on your blood pressure by regulating it. It counteracts with the effects of sodium on your blood pressure.
Due to its rich and gut-friendly fiber content, cabbage is a perfect ingredient for gut health and digestion. Indigestion, acidity, irregular bowel movements can be tackled through its consumption.
The anti-inflammatory properties of cabbage fight off the risk of heart ailments, rheumatoid arthritis and inflammatory bowel diseases.
Cabbage has a good amount of protein, potassium, folate, magnesium, and calcium. It is also brimming with vitamins, such as K, B6, and C making it a nutrient dense ingredient.
So, as you nosh on this power-packed veggie, relish it and don’t forget to share it with your amigos!