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Westport Farmers' Mkt Hosts Cabbage Recipe Contest  

Cabbage -A cultivated plant (Brassica oleracea) eaten as a vegetable, having thick green or purple leaves surrounding a spherical heart or head...

Do you have a cabbage recipe that you think can win a contest for the best cabbage recipe? 

On January 19, next Saturday, The Westport Farmers' Market will be accepting all entries.  At 11:00 a.m. celebrity Judges/Chefs Nancy Roper (from Boxcar Cantina and Truck) and Bill Taibe (from Lefarm and Whelk) will taste their way through the entries declaring a winner at high noon.

The winner will receive a Westport Farmers' Market tote filled with market goodies worth well over a $100 and have the option to share their recipe with the 3,000 people who receive the WFM newsletter each week.  There is one stipulation to the contest - the cabbage that is used must be from a local farm and the name of the farm must be noted with the entry.

Email Lori Cochran, Market Director, by Jan 17  to enter-


  • Cabbage Recipe Contest - bring preparedcabbage dish to contest
  • January 19, 2013
  • Entries need to be at the market by 10:30
  • Contest begins at 11:00 a.m.
  • Location - Westport Farmers' Market, 7 Sylvan Lane, Westport, CT (Gilbertie's Herb Garden)
  • Cabbage from a local farm must be used and labeled
  • Email Lori Cochran, Market Director, by Jan 17  to enter-
  • Celebrity Judges/Chefs: Nancy Roper (Boxcar Cantina and Truck) and Bill Taibe (LeFarm and Whelk)

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Reader Comments (6)

Mmmmmm cabbage slaw with a cold glass of Pinot Grigio from the Mohegan Sin Winefest! Hope to win tickets to go this year!!

January 12, 2013 | Unregistered CommenterKellie

I'm not a huge cabbage fan but would be interesting to see what types of recipes folks submit.

Hope to win tix to Sun WineFest @ Mohegan!!

January 12, 2013 | Unregistered CommenterEmily

I don't have any cabbage recipes but would enjoy a taste of someone's cabbage slaw along with a glass of wine from Sun Winefest.

January 13, 2013 | Unregistered CommenterSara

Cabbage has to taste good with wine! Love to go to the sun wine fest!!

January 14, 2013 | Unregistered CommenterJen c

Mmmm - Will it be stuffed cabbage rolls with Sankow's beaver Brook Farm lamb? Crisp Coleslaw? Or a super pro-biotic sauerkaut??? Can't wait to see what the winning cabbage dish will be!

January 15, 2013 | Unregistered CommenterAmie Hall

Cabbage; a good coleslaw with wine from the Sun Winefest. Would love to go.

January 19, 2013 | Unregistered CommenterSara S.

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