Purple Soup — Red Cabbage and Onions

Red Cabbage SoupSo, you may have seen the recent post I put up on the SueroViv Cultured Vegetables from Beyond Organic (yum!) but what’s a girl to do with all that leftover red cabbage once she makes 3 glass jars full of kraut and still has a ton of cabbage left?!  Why, purple soup! Of course.

Purple Soup:  Ingredients

  • 2 cups chopped red cabbage
  • 1/2 cup chopped onion
  • 4 cups chicken broth
  • 1 cup beef broth
  • 1 cup water
  • 1 1/2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil
  • 1/2 tablespoon chili avocado oil (substitute another oil if you prefer)
  • 1/2 cup orzo (rice-shaped pasta)
  • 1 tablespoon Bragg’s aminos
  • Optional flavor additions:  cumin, white wine, crushed red pepper, garlic, fresh-squeezed lemon juice

Purple Soup:  Directions

Sauté cabbage in oil until nearly tender. Sprinkle with salt and pepper.  Add onions and sauté until tender. Add broth and bring to a boil.  Stir in the pasta and simmer, stirring occasionally, 6 to 8 minutes.  Add the Bragg’s aminos, stir, serve, and enjoy!


About jenni smith

Jenni Smith is a recovering fast food addict and a reformed couch potato who swore she'd never be a distributor... until the day she realized the only thing holding her back from reaching her true potential was her own stubbornness. And maybe a bit of fear. When she finally decided to put on her "big girl pants", Jenni (and her rock star husband, Paul) went from founding distributor to top earner in two years, and is now a Youngevity Vice Chairman Marketing Director. With a 15-year career in marketing and two little girls at home, Jenni raises her kids and her family's income at the same time and is passionate about coaching anyone who has: A) a desire for better health; B) a need for better wealth; C) patience for sass.
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One Response to Purple Soup — Red Cabbage and Onions

  1. Pingback: Cabbage Soup with Beyond Organic Beef & Cheddar Sausage | The Reformed Couch Potato's Blog

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