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Ingredients1 lg. Head Chinese Cabbage
4 Green Onion With Tops
1 Garlic Clove
1 Hot Red Chili, Dried
1 Tsp. Ginger Root, Grated Fresh
DirectionsCut cabbage in pieces 1 inch long and 1 inch wide. Sprinkle 2 Tbs. salt on cabbage, mix well and let sit 15 minutes. Cut green onions and tops in 1 1/2 inch lengths, then cut again lengthwise into thin slices. Wash salted cabbage three times with cold water; drain and add the onions, garlic, chile, ginger and one Tbs. salt. Cover with water, mix well. Cover container and let stand for a few days. Taste mixture every day. When it is fermented and acid enough, cover and refrigerate up to 2 weeks. Makes one quart.