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Lazy Stuffed Cabbage in Tomato Sauce

Lazy cabbage rolls in tomato sauce are popular with many hosts, because they are easy and fast to cook. Lazy golubtsi, juicy and baked in tomato sauce, will make a splash at a family dinner. This delicious and useful dish from minced meat, cabbage and rice occupies an honorable place during family holiday dinners. Any mince can be used for the recipe: chicken, beef or pork.
60 min


  • pork
    400 g
  • Cabbage
    300 g
  • Long-grain rice
    4 tbsp
  • Carrot
    1 pcs
  • Onion
    1 pcs
  • Bread crumbs
    4 tbsp
  • Vegetable oil
    50 ml
  • Dill
    30 g
  • Salt
    - to taste
  • Tomato paste
    100 g
  • Whole wheat flour
    1 tbsp
  • Water
    400 ml
  • Sugar
    1 tsp

Best Stuffed Cabbage


  • 1. Wash the pork, clean it from fat and skins. Cut the meat into pieces of medium size. Peel onions from husks, cut largely. Combine the ingredients in a bowl of blender, grind the meat with onions into homogenous mince.
  • 2. Wash long-grained rice thoroughly and cook until semi-readiness in salted water.
  • 3. In a deep bowl, combine meat mince and rice cooled to room temperature, following the cabbage rolls recipe.
  • 4. Chop white cabbage into thin straws. Wash carrots, peel them and grind on a large grater.
  • 5. In a frying pan with heated vegetable oil, put cabbage. Stir and fry it on medium heat for 5-7 minutes. Then add grated carrots to the cabbage. Stir and continue to fry the ingredients together for another 5 minutes until the vegetables are soft.
  • 6. When the vegetables cool down to room temperature, add them to the mince. Salt and add black ground pepper to taste.
  • 7. Stir the mince until homogeneous consistency. Now let’s form 8-12 cabbage rolls from mince. Coat the blanks in breadcrumbs.
  • 8. Put lazy cabbage rolls in a heat-resistant baking form, greased with vegetable oil.
  • 9. Let’s make the sauce. In a deep bowl, combine tomato paste, wheat flour, sugar and salt.
  • 10. Mix the sauce, add hot water to the mixture, as required by the step-by-step recipe of lazy stuffed cabbage rolls in tomato sauce.
  • 11. Pour lazy golubtsi with tomato sauce.
  • 12. Cover the form with a lid or food foil, send it to a heated oven up to 180 degrees. In 35-40 minutes, lazy golubtsi in tomato sauce will be ready.
  • 13. Serve the finished dish hot with sauce. Additionally, sour cream can be supplied.
  • 14. Bon Appetite!