89 Ratings
  • 5 Rating Star 43
  • 4 Rating Star 36
  • 3 Rating Star 9
  • 2 Rating Star 1

A wonderfully tasty and easy cabbage side dish. Perfect for backyard barbeques or a complement to pork chops.

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Ingredients

Directions

  • Bring a large pot of lightly salted water to a boil. Add farfalle pasta, and cook for 8 to 10 minutes or until al dente; drain.

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  • Melt the butter in a skillet over medium heat. Stir in the cabbage, onion, and garlic, and season with salt and pepper. Cook 15 minutes, or until the cabbage and onion are tender.

  • In a large bowl, toss together the cooked farfalle and the cabbage mixture. Serve warm.

Nutrition Facts

519.57 calories; 10.02 g protein; 51.82 g carbohydrates; 32.16 g fat; 81.34 mg cholesterol; 442.86 mg sodium.Full Nutrition


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Most helpful positive review

01/21/2011
I loved this dish! I made a few changes however. Being Italian American I grew up having a bowl of pasta with butter and a little salt & pepper so I am always looking for pasta dishes. I used it as the recipe suggested but used whole wheat pasta shells and only 1/2 of a 13 oz package. I used minced onion and garlic salt instead of the garlic and onion and added a little salt & pepper. Also I like my cabbage crisp tender so cooking for only 7 minutes was enough for me. The butter paired really well with the pasta and cabbage. I also love parmesean cheese with pasta and added a little to my dish before serving. Cheese is a little salty so you might want to use very little salt in the cabbage. Also this is a quick dish I had it ready in 35 minutes and served it with nothing else but some hot pull apart rolls.....Delicious!
(36)

Most helpful critical review

03/18/2006
Won't make this again. Husband hated it two year old actually liked it and I thought it was ok but definately not good enough to deserve all those calories.
(1)
89 Ratings
  • 5 Rating Star 43
  • 4 Rating Star 36
  • 3 Rating Star 9
  • 2 Rating Star 1
10/23/2004
This is very similar to Hungarian Galushka which my mother made - although 1 cup of butter is overkill! I reduced it to 1/4 to 1/2 cup and add a little chicken broth if it needs to be more moist. Try using wide egg noodles instead of the farfalle a freshly ground coarse black pepper. Combine cabbage and noodles in the pan and cook together for a few minutes to blend flavors. This was a frequent Friday-night vegetarian supper. Thanks for the memories!
(94)
05/25/2004
This is an old slovak recipe called 'Haluski' Grandma passed down the love of it. It is not spicy most slovak food is not but it is full of flavor. We 'cheat' and add sliced polish sausage to it to make a whole meal YUM
(41)
01/21/2011
I loved this dish! I made a few changes however. Being Italian American I grew up having a bowl of pasta with butter and a little salt & pepper so I am always looking for pasta dishes. I used it as the recipe suggested but used whole wheat pasta shells and only 1/2 of a 13 oz package. I used minced onion and garlic salt instead of the garlic and onion and added a little salt & pepper. Also I like my cabbage crisp tender so cooking for only 7 minutes was enough for me. The butter paired really well with the pasta and cabbage. I also love parmesean cheese with pasta and added a little to my dish before serving. Cheese is a little salty so you might want to use very little salt in the cabbage. Also this is a quick dish I had it ready in 35 minutes and served it with nothing else but some hot pull apart rolls.....Delicious!
(36)
11/26/2007
Great recipe. I fried up a few slices of bacon and let them rest while I prepared the rest of the recipe. When done I put the bacon on top with a dallop of sour cream. I halved the butter on the advice of other reviewers. I would add more garlic next time because it seemed a little bland to me. But I think this recipe is great because you can really make it your own. Thanks!
(27)
10/19/2008
Great basic recipe. I have made this for years (Polish you know!!) After 40 years I think I have thought of most every variation. They are all good with this dish. I usually make mine in a skillet then add noodles at the end with a half cup of sour cream. It is just a nice touch tastes great!
(26)
02/24/2006
My family has this at least 3 times a month. To change the flavor a bit...add a splash of soy sauce. MMMM
(19)
10/31/2007
My family loves this one but instead of butter I substitute 1 pound of bacon and cook the rest of this in the bacon fat. The bacon makes it a meal.
(16)
06/27/2007
Fast easy and tasty! The whole family loved it. I used whole wheat penne pasta instead and added ground beef. New favorite.
(15)
03/15/2004
Made for dinner tonight. Followed recipe as is. Excellent. Easy and quick. Definately a keeper. Thanks!
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