In a large pot, combine 1 medium head of purple cabbage, shredded or finely chopped, with 5 peeled & diced apples, ¼ cup vinegar, 1 tsp whole cloves, ¼ tsp caraway seeds, 3 bay leaves, ½ tsp salt & ½ cup water or apple juice. Bring to boil & simmer on lowest setting 30 min. Cooking times will vary; winter cabbage will take longer. Season to taste.
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