Grandma Howe's Stuffed Cabbage Rolls

In Croation, Grandma pronounces this "Sodoma"

  • 12 large cabbage leaves
  • 1 1/4 lb. ground beef
  • 2 teasp. salt
  • 1/2 teasp. pepper
  • 1 cup cooked rice
  • 1 small onion, chopped
  • 1 egg
  • 1/2 teasp. poultry seasoning or thyme
  • 2 tablesp. Wesson pure vegetable oil
  • 2 8-oz. cans Hunt's Tomato Sauce
  • 1 tablesp. brown sugar
  • 1/4 cup water
  • 1 tablesp. lemon juice or vinegar

Cover cabbage leaves with boiling water and let stand for 5 minutes or until limp; drain. Combine next 7 ingredients. Place equal portions of meat mixture in center of each leaf. Fold sides of each leaf over meat; roll up and fasten with toothpicks or string. Brown in hot Wesson in very large skillet. Pour in Hunt's Tomato Sauce. Combine sugar, water, and lemon juice. Stir into tomato sauce. Simmer covered, one hour, basting occastionally. Makes 6 servings.

Hunt Foods, Inc., Fullerton, California