Quick and Easy Cabbage Soup

Looking for a simple way to prepare your cabbage? This satisfying soup with hearty beans is just the ticket.


  • 2 cups soaked dried beans
  • 1 green cabbage head, chopped
  • 1 small purple cabbage, chopped (optional)
  • 1 large onion, diced
  • 1 or 2 bay leaves
  • Canadian Bacon (chopped), ham chunks or sausage (optional)
  • Marjoram, garlic and black pepper to taste
  • Water or stock


In a large soup pan, add all the above ingredients with enough water/stock to cover. Bring to a light boiling simmer and cook until the beans are soft. Serve hot.

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