Cajun Pepper Cabbage

Serves 6. Adapted by LSU School of Human Ecology from a recipe from Joyce A. Harris-Stokes in Tallapoosa River Electric Cooperative Alabama Living.

1?16 tsp. oregano

1?8 tsp. salt

1/2 tsp. Cajun Seasoning (see recipe)

1/4 tsp. black pepper

1/4 tsp. red pepper

1 cabbage, cut into small pieces

1 tbl. chopped jalapeño pepper

1?3 cup chopped onion

1?3 cup chopped bell pepper

1?8 cup butter (2 tbls.)

1. Combine all ingredients except butter in a bowl.

2. Melt the butter over low heat in a large saucepan.

3. Stir in the cabbage mixture.

4. Cook, stirring occasionally, for 8-10 minutes.

Cajun Seasoning

2 tbls. paprika

1 tbl. salt

1 tbl. black pepper

2 tsps. garlic powder

2 tsps. onion powder

2 tsps. ground red pepper

1 tsp. dried oregano

1 tsp. dried thyme

Mix all ingredients together. Store in a covered jar.