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How To Clean Cabbage

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How to clean cabbage

Cabbage with its many layers might seem to be a bit daunting to clean but the steps outlined below would help you understand how to clean cabbage most effectively and easily.






Tools Needed to Clean Cabbage


  1. Chopping boardCut cabbage to clean cabbage insides.
  2. Knife
  3. Clean tap water
  4. Kitchen towels


Steps to Clean Cabbage Thoroughly                                                                          


  1. Remove the few outer leaves. These leaves would be thicker, might be wilted as well as discolored.
  2. Rinse the cabbage under cold, running water.
  3. Cleaning cabbage in salt solution.Cut cabbage lengthwise into wedges.
  4. Place them in a solution containing salt for 20minutes. This helps to get rid of worms and other insects that have lodged within the cabbage.
  5. Clean cabbage wedges under running water.



Cleaning cabbage is not a difficult task at all. Most of the times cleaning the cabbage heads under running water alone is enough. If worms and insects become visible on cutting the cabbage, only then, a treatment in salt solution is necessary.


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How To Clean Cabbage