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Simmer up this southern classic, the famous fried cabbage recipes! Healthy and hearty, this one-pot meal is one of the best fried cabbage recipes out there!

Southern Bacon and Fried Cabbage Recipe

This super simple and delicious recipe is a must try. Your friends and family will be delighted to try this Southern Bacon and Fried Cabbage Recipe

Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 1 hour
Total Time 1 hour 15 minutes
Servings 4 people


  • 6 Slices Bacon Chopped
  • 1 Large Onion Diced
  • 2 Cloves Fresh Garlic Minced
  • 1.5 Heads Cabbage Roughly Chopped
  • 1 Tablespoon salt
  • 1 Teaspoon Ground Black Pepper
  • 1/2 Teaspoon Onion Powder
  • 1/2 Teaspoon Garlic Powder
  • 1/8 Teaspoon Paprika Powder


  1. Cook bacon pieces in a large stock pot over medium heat for 10 minutes.
  2. Add onion and garlic, stir frequently and cook until the onion turns translucent, about 10 more minutes.
  3. Stir in the cabbage and continue to cook for 10 minutes. Season with salt and pepper, onion powder, garlic powder, and paprika. Reduce heat to low, cover, and cook for 30 minutes. Stir frequently so nothing sticks to the bottom of the pan.