The Cartoon Kitchen: Red Cabbage

The Cartoon Kitchen: Red Cabbage

This week's Cartoon Kitchen features Serious Eats' cartoonist in residence Larry Gonick's spin on red cabbage. —Ed Levine


  • 1 red cabbage, heart removed, chopped
  • 1/4 onion, minced
  • 2 teaspoons caraway seeds
  • A few squirts of vinegar
  • 2 apples, peeled, cored, and chopped


  1. 1.

    Combine cabbage, onion, caraway seeds, vinegar and apples in a pot. Add a little bit of water.

  2. 2.

    Simmer, covered, for an hour and a half. Add more water, as needed, to prevent burning.