Lemon-Ginger Cabbage Salad

If I can get you excited about cabbage, I’ll feel like I have accomplished something very good!  Cabbage is nutrient dense and easy to prepare.  You can make this salad and enjoy eating it over several days.


  • 2 C. finely shredded green cabbage
  • 1 C. finely shredded red cabbage
  • 1 1/2 C. shredded carrots
  • 1/4 C. finely chopped green onions or leeks or other onion
  • 3 Tbsp. lemon juice
  • 2 Tbsp. organic sugar or raw local honey
  • 2 tsp. olive oil
  • 1 1/2 tsp. grated fresh ginger
  • 1/8 tsp. sea salt
  • 1/8 tsp. cayenne
  • 2 Tbsp. chopped fresh cilantro (optional)


  1. In large bowl, combine all ingredients. Toss well. Let stand 10 minutes before serving.  Enjoy!