Cracked Wheat and Cabbage Salad -- Quad-Cities Online Recipe Book
Search Recipes

Submit a recipe
 

Salads:

Cracked Wheat and Cabbage Salad

Comment on this recipe

Ingredients

1/2 cup onion, finely chopped??? How much onion?

1/2 cup bulgur wheat
1 cup water
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/2 cup mayonnaise
3 tablespoons vinegar
3 tablespoons sugar
1/4 teaspoon each liquid hot pepper seasoning, dillweed and dijon mustard
1/2 cup finely shredded cabbage
1/2 cup each thinly sliced celery and shredded carrots

Instructions

In a 2-quart pan, combine wheat, water and 1/2 teaspoon salt. Bring to boil, reduce heat, cover and simmer for 15 minutes or until liquid is absorbed. Meanwhile combine mayonnaise, vinegar, sugar, hot pepper seasoning, dillweed, mustard and onion. Blend well. Add dressing to hot cooked wheat and mix thoroughly. Cover and chill well (until next day if desired). About 1 hour before serving combine wheat mixture and cabbage, celery and carrots. Season to taste with salt. Spoon mixture into salad bowl and chill until serving time. Makes 4 to 6 servings.

Mary Scott
Bettendorf




Local events heading








  Today is Thursday, April 17, the 107th day of 2014. There are 258 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: Journeymen shoemakers of Rock Island struck for higher wages yesterday morning, asking 25 percent increases. Employers have acceded to their demand.
1889 -- 125 years ago: Lighting struck wires of the Merchants Electric Light Co. during a furious storm, and many Rock Island business houses were compelled to resort to gas as a means of illumination.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Members of the First Church of Christ, Scientist, decided to erect a new edifice at a cost of about $60,000.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Willard Anderson, junior forward for the Augustana College basketball team, which won 17 out of 22 contests, was elected captain of the quintet.
1964 -- 50 years ago: John Hoffman, Moline, president of the Sac-Fox Council of Boy Scouts, will be honored for his 50 years in scouting by members of the council at a dinner Thursday evening.
1989 -- 25 years ago: The Quad-Cities has what is believed to be the area's first elite-class gymnast. It's the stuff upon which Olympic competitors are made. Tiffany Chapman, of Rock Island, not only has earned the highest possible gymnast ranking, she won the honor at age 11.






(More History)