Low-Carb Cabbage Soup Recipe

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Low-Carb Flavorful Cabbage Soup

Low-Carb Cabbage Soup will be your new go-to recipe for an easy healthy dinner recipe idea.  Finding something fast and healthy to make for dinner that your entire family will love can sometimes be hard.  This recipe fits the bill.

“I’d say I’m a good cook. I have a lot of German recipes that I can make – schnitzel, meatballs and things with cabbage. I love cabbage.” – Heidi Klum

Cabbage is something we could all use more of in our diets.  Making a delicious soup is an easy step to ensure you get enough.

Why should you eat cabbage?  It’s full of Vitamin K, Vitamin C and vitamin B6.  You can read more about how important Vitamin C is to your health here.  

When most people think of cabbage soup, they think “diet food” – you’ll change your mind about that after trying this recipe.  Diet or not, your taste buds will love it!


Low-Carb Cabbage Soup Recipe:

1 chopped medium head cabbage
1 cup chopped celery
1 cup chopped onion
1 cup chopped zucchini
1 teaspoon minced garlic
8 cups water
3 tablespoons Better than Bouillon beef base or 6 beef bouillon cubes
1/4 teaspoon pepper
1 1/2 pounds ground beef, browned and drained
2 (15 ounce) cans organic tomato sauce
1 tablespoon Worcestershire sauce
1/4 cup ketchup

1) Cook the cabbage, celery, onion, zucchini, garlic in the water in a large stockpot until vegetables are tender.

2) Add Better than Bouillon, pepper, tomato sauce, and beef. Bring mixture to a boil; then reduce heat and simmer for another 10 minutes.

3) Stir in Worcestershire sauce and ketchup and simmer for another 10 minutes so all the flavors blend together.

Here’s the Low-Carb Cabbage Soup Recipe: 

Yield: 20 cups

Low-Carb Cabbage Soup Recipe

Low-Carb Cabbage Soup Recipe
Low Carb and Delicious - this beefy cabbage soup recipe
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 40 minutes
Total Time 55 minutes

Ingredients

  • 1 chopped medium head cabbage
  • 1 cup chopped celery
  • 1 cup chopped onion
  • 1 cup chopped zucchini
  • 1 teaspoon minced garlic
  • 8 cups water
  • 3 tablespoons Better than Bouillon beef base or 6 beef bouillon cubes
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper
  • 1 1/2 pounds ground beef, browned and drained
  • 2 (15 ounce) cans organic tomato sauce
  • 1 tablespoon Worcestershire sauce
  • 1/4 cup ketchup

Instructions

  1. Cook the cabbage, celery, onion, zucchini, garlic in the water in a large stockpot until vegetables are tender. (About 20 minutes, depending how small you cut the vegetables.)
  2. Add Better than Bouillon, pepper, tomato sauce, and beef. Bring mixture to a boil; then reduce heat and simmer for another 10 minutes.
  3. Stir in Worcestershire sauce and ketchup and simmer for another 10 minutes so all the flavors blend together.

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Nutrition Information

Yield

20 servings

Serving Size

1 cup

Amount Per Serving Calories 116 Total Fat 6g Saturated Fat 2g Trans Fat 0g Unsaturated Fat 3g Cholesterol 32mg Sodium 644mg Carbohydrates 4g Fiber 1g Sugar 3g Protein 11g

Tips for making this Cabbage Soup Recipe: 

You can substitute ground turkey or chicken for the beef.  

Other vegetables can be added like dice potatoes, carrots, green beans, bell peppers, broccoli, or cauliflower. 

For spiciness, add some chili oil, hot sauce, cayenne pepper or red pepper flakes.

You can add pesto to the broth for a different flavor.

What to Serve with Cabbage Soup:  

1) Side Salad. Soup and salad go hand-in-hand.  

2) Garlic pita toasts.  

3) Buttermilk biscuits. 

How Long Does Cabbage Soup Last?  

In the refrigerator, cabbage soup will last 3-4 days when stored in a tightly sealed container.  In the freezer, the soup will last 2-3 months.  

What you’ll need to make Low-Carb Cabbage Soup:  

Better than bouillon beef base.  You can find it here on Amazon. 

Let me know in the comments below if you tried the recipe and how you liked it.  Did you add your own twist?  I would love to hear about it.

Here are some other Low-Carb Cookbooks to take a look at: 

Simply Keto: A Practical Approach to Health & Weight Loss with 100+ recipes 

Instant Pot Cookbook: Low-Carb, Easy and Healthy Instant Pot Pressure Cooker Recipes that Taste Incredible

Keto Restaurant Favorites: More Thank 175 Tasty Classic Recipes Made Fast, Fresh and Healthy 

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9 Comments

Gail Norin

I can’t find the nutritional info I need to know the net carbs. It is really good!!

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