500 g chopped raw beef, 1 cabbage, two-thirds cup uncooked rice, salt, pepper.
Brown Tomato Sauce: 1 tablespoon dripping, 3 tablespoons flour, 1 chopped onion, salt, pepper, 2 cups tomatoes (chopped roughly), 1 cup stock or water.
Method: Wash cabbage, wash rice well. Mix rice and meat and season well with salt and pepper - a dash of cayenne included if desired. Place about 2 tablespoons of mixture in each cabbage leaf and roll up. Place in casserole with brown tomato sauce. Bake in moderate oven 450 deg. (f) 230 deg. C about 1 hour.
Sauce: Melt dripping, add onion and fry until brown. Add flour and brown, add chopped tomatoes then add water or stock, season to taste. Bring to boiling point. Simmer 15 minutes.
Source: contributed by Mrs H. Saschse (Tanunda) in The South Australian Country Women's Association Inc. Calendar of Meat and Fish Recipes in Metric. One for Every Day in the Year. Also Special Mornay Supplement (Adelaide: 1975), p.3 [Jan. 8].