Portuguese Green Cabbage Soup Recipe
Posted in: Soups / Stews
Jun 15, 2016
4 out of 5 with 13 ratings
Green Cabbage, thinly sliced3 tablespoons olive oil1 onion, finely chopped3 cloves garlic, crushed6 potatoes, peeled and thinly sliced2 quarts water8 ounces Portuguese chourico sausage, casing removed, sliced 1/4-inch thick1 teaspoon smoked paprika2 teaspoons saltPepper to tasteOlive oil
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- Heat 3 tablespoons of olive oil in a Dutch oven over medium heat. Stir in onion and garlic; cook until the onion has softened and turned translucent, about 3 minutes. Add sliced potatoes and half of the cabbage, cook until the cabbage wilts, about 3 minutes.
- Pour in water, then bring to a boil over high heat. Reduce heat to medium, then cover, and simmer until the potatoes have softened, about 15 minutes.
- Carefully puree the soup in batches until smooth, then return to the stove over medium heat. Add sausage and remaining cabbage; season with paprika, salt, and pepper. Bring to a simmer, then cover, and cook for 5 minutes until the cabbage has softened.
- To serve, ladle into large flat soup plates and drizzle with generous amount of olive oil.