Roasted Red Cabbage Salad

Swedish Embassy Chef Cole Baker serves this ruby red salad at Julbord, a traditional Christmas table or smörgåsbord. Simple to make and brilliant in colour, this recipe uses an abundance of late fall produce.
By / Photography By Justin Faubert | November 01, 2014


Preheat the oven to 435ºF (225ºC) . Cut the cabbage into pieces. Peel and thinly slice the onion. Add cabbage and onion in a lined roasting pan. Mix with oil and salt. Bake in center of oven for 20-25 minutes. Add the walnuts when about 10 minutes remaining. Peel the oranges and cut into segments retaining the juice. Let the vegetables cool. Drizzle with the juice and add the orange slices and cranberries before serving.


  • 6 cups (1500 mL) shredded red cabbage
  • 2 red onions
  • 2 tablespoons (30 mL) canola oil
  • sea salt
  • ¾ cup (190 mL) of walnuts
  • 2 oranges
  • 1 cup (250 mL) dried cranberries
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