Bacon Powered Broccoli
Recipe type: Vegetable
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Serves: serves 4
A delicious combination of broccoli, cabbage, onions, and bacon.
  • 3 strips bacon
  • 3 c. broccoli florets, halved
  • 1½ c. red cabbage, thinly sliced
  • ½ c. onion, chopped
  • 8 garlic cloves, chopped
  • ½ t. caraway seeds
  • 2 T. rice vinegar
  • 1 T. lemon juice
  • 1 t. black pepper
  1. Cook the bacon for 3-4 minutes per side or until it is browned. Remove and place on paper towels to drain.
  2. Add the broccoli to the pan with the bacon drippings and cook for 5 minutes over medium high heat, stirring occasionally.
  3. Add in the cabbage, onions, and garlic. Cook for 2 minutes, stirring frequently.
  4. Reduce heat to medium and cook for 3-4 minutes or until broccoli is tender.
  5. Stir in the caraway seeds and cook for 1 minute.
  6. Remove from heat and stir in rice vinegar, lemon juice, pepper, and bacon.
Adapted from Cooking Light, November 2015
Recipe by Hezzi-D's Books and Cooks at