Cabbage (Red)

Cabbage (Red)

Cabbage (Red)

Cabbage (Red)

Cabbage (Red)

In Stock - Vegetables

Rs 410.75

Special Features of Product:
  • 100% Organic Food
  • 100% Fresh No Chemicals

Rs 1.64
Category: Vegetables Tags: Vegetable

Cultivar

Pekinensis and Chinensis

Major growing area

Up-country climatic zones

ORIGINS

Mediterranean region of Europe

TASTE

Bold, peppery taste when compared to other cabbage types of the same family

AYURVEDA & MEDICINAL USES

Red cabbage contains high levels of antioxidant components that can neutralize free radicals that cause diseases such as cancer and heart disease. The vegetable is rich in vitamin A, essential for healthy eyesight and preventing macular degeneration and cataract formation. Red cabbage juice comes highly recommended to treat ulcers in the gastrointestinal system thanks to the presence of large amounts of glutamine. The vitamin C in red cabbage boosts performance of you immune system, helps collagen formation and stimulates the activity of white blood cells which are your body’s first line of defence against diseases.

NOTABLE FACTS

Spot it easily in the vegetable section thanks to its vibrant purple colour and similarity to the green cabbage’s shape and tightly wrapped waxy leaves.

TRY-ME RECIPES

To whip up a delicious side dish for your meal, try Sautéed Red Cabbage. Heat a skillet over medium high heat. Add 2 tablespoons of olive oil and 1 sliced onion and sauté for 2 minutes. Add ½ of shredded red cabbage and turn in pan, sautéing it until it wilts. Add 1/3 cup of vinegar to the pan and turn the cabbage in it. Sprinkle sugar over the cabbage and turn again. Season with mustard seed, salt and pepper and reduce heat a bit. Let cabbage continue to cook 10 minutes or until ready to serve, stirring occasionally.

NUTRIENTS & VALUES PER 100g EDIBLE PORTION

Energy
25 kcal
Protein
1.44 g
Total Fat 0.27 g
Dietary Fiber 2.30 mg
Carbohydrates
5.43 g
Calcium
40 mg
Phosphorus
23 mg
Iron
0.6 mg
Magnesium
15 mg
Thiamine
0.05 mg
Zinc
0.18 mg
Vitamin C
47 mg
Niacin 0.3 mg
Pantothenic acid 0.212 mg
Pyridoxine 0.96 mg
Riboflavin 0.040 mg
Vitamin A 133 IU
Vitamin K 76 μg

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