Russian Cabbage Borscht

  • prep: 20 min
  • cook: 45 min
  • total: 1 hr 5 min
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  • Summary

    "An elderly lady residing in Turkey served this to a friend of ours while he was in that country several years ago. She has since passed away, but her recipe lives on. It is the best Borscht recipe I've ever enjoyed. Serve topped with sour cream, extra dill weed, chopped fresh tomatoes."

    Ingredients

    • 1 1/2 cups thinly sliced potatoes
    • 1 cup thinly sliced beets
    • 4 cups vegetable stock or water
    • 2 tablespoons butter
    • 1 1/2 cups chopped onions
    • 1 teaspoon caraway seed (optional)
    • 2 teaspoons salt
    • 1 celery stalk, chopped
    • 1 large carrot, sliced
    • 3 cups coarsely chopped red cabbage
    • black pepper to taste
    • 1/4 teaspoon fresh dill weed
    • 1 tablespoon cider vinegar
    • 1 tablespoon raw honey
    • 1 cup tomato puree
    • sour cream for topping
    • chopped tomatoes, for garnish

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 1
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 1082 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 32 g 49.86%
    • Saturated Fat: 19 g 93.65%
    • Trans Fat: 1 g %
    • Cholesterol: 84 mg 28%
    • Sodium: 8178 mg 340.75%
    • Calcium: 553 mg 55.27%
    • Potassium: 3058 mg 87.38%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 8 mg 47.06%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 178 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 25 g 101.16%
    • Sugar: 100 g
    • Protein: 25 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 1 g
    • Vitamin A 874.02%
    • Vitamin C 692.75%
    • Vitamin D 0%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat6
    • Exchange - Fruit4
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch2
    • Exchange - Vegetables16
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total0 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total10 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit2 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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