01/10/2013 11:42 am ET Updated Mar 12, 2013

7 Ways to Make Cabbage Sexy

This winter, cabbage is shrugging off that sheepskin coat and stepping out of those muddy boots: it's peasant food no more. It's sexy. It's seductive. It's suspiciously delicious. Here are our favorite ways to use winter's most hated-on vegetable -- grab a head and start chopping! (And with just one head of cabbage, you can make a few of these recipes, brought to you by the spirited community of home cooks at Food52.

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7 Ways to Make Cabbage Sexy