Braised Savoy cabbage with bacon


Braised Savoy cabbage with bacon

Prep Time: 25 Mins Cooking Time: 25 Mins Total Time: 50 Mins


  • 1 Savoy cabbage, cored and shredded
  • 110g/4oz smoked streaky bacon, derinded and chopped
  • 55g/2oz butter
  • 85ml/3fl oz dry white wine
  • 2 tbsp fresh chopped parsley
  • 2 tsp fennel seeds
  • 2 tbsp crème fraîche
  • salt and freshly ground pepper


  1. Melt the butter in a large pan. Add the bacon and cook for 3-4 minutes.
  2. Add the cabbage and mix all together. Add the wine and season well. Cover and cook gently for 10 minutes until the cabbage is tender.
  3. Stir in the fennel seeds, parsley and crème fraîche and serve.