How To Core Cabbage

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Learn how to remove the core from a head of cabbage with our test kitchen manager Rachel Gurjar

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Serves or Makes: 4-6

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  • 3 cups thinly sliced napa cabbage
  • 2 cups thinly sliced red cabbage
  • 1 cup thinly sliced carrots
  • 1 cup thinly sliced radishes
  • 2 cups sugar snap peas, plus extra for garnishing
  • 1 cup thinly sliced sweet peppers
  • 1/3 cup chopped cilantro

Honey-Lime Vinaigrette:


  • 1/4 cup olive oil
  • 1/4 cup lime juice
  • 1 garlic clove, minced
  • 1-2 tablespoons honey
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt



  • 2-3 tablespoons cilantro, minced
  • 1 tablespoon white sesame seeds
  • 2-3 tablespoons extra snap peas
  • pinch of freshly ground pepper
  • pinch of salt


  • Step 1

    Julienne slice all of the vegetables into thin matchstick sized pieces. Mix together in a large bowl.

  • Step 2

    In a small bowl whisk together all of the vinaigrette ingredients.

  • Step 3

    Pour the vinaigrette over the vegetables and gently mix together. Adjust the seasoning and chill. Arrange on a platter and garnish with extra chopped cilantro, extra peas, white sesame seeds and a few twists of fresh ground salt & pepper.