Recipe courtesy of Lita Oliver
Print
Total:
35 min
Active:
35 min
Yield:
10 servings
Level:
Easy
Total:
35 min
Active:
35 min
Yield:
10 servings
Level:
Easy

Ingredients

  • 2 pounds frozen yucca
  • 1 head green cabbage, sliced 
  • 1 small Vidalia onion, sliced 
  • 1 medium tomato, diced 
  • 1/2 bunch fresh cilantro, chopped 
  • Juice of 1 lemon 
  • Salt and pepper
  • 8 ounces chicharron, broken into 1/2-inch squares 

Directions

Watch how to make this recipe.

Fill a medium saucepan with water, and bring to a boil. Add the frozen yucca and boil until hot and tender, 10 to 12 minutes. Drain and set aside to cool. Cut the yucca into small dice and place in a large serving bowl. Set aside.

In another large bowl, toss the cabbage, onions, tomatoes and cilantro to combine. Add the lemon juice and season with salt and pepper. Toss and place the cabbage slaw on top of the diced yucca.

Sprinkle with chicharron and serve.

Cook's Note

Chicharron, or fried pigskin, is sometimes available freshly made at good Mexican butchers and markets. It is crusty, golden and has a unique savory flavor.

A viewer or guest of the show, who may not be a professional cook, provided this recipe. It has not been tested for home use.

Trending Videos 7 Videos

Lighter Chocolate Brownies 02:54

These fudgy chocolate brownies are surprisingly low in fat and calories.

IDEAS YOU'LL LOVE

Chocolate Olive Oil Cake

Recipe courtesy of Nigella Lawson

Yucca Hash Browns with Bacon, Onion and Lime-Cilantro Mojo

Recipe courtesy of Bobby Flay

Orange-Olive Oil Mini Cakes with Citrus Glaze

Recipe courtesy of Tiffani Thiessen

Olive Oil Poached Eggs on Toasted Sourdough with Crisp Pancetta and Tomato-Mustard Seed Relish

Recipe courtesy of Bobby Flay

Gooey Chocolate Muffin

Recipe courtesy of Cooking Channel

Jamaican Black Cake

Recipe courtesy of Venetta Williams

Crunchy Parmesan Chicken Tenders

Recipe courtesy of Giada De Laurentiis

On TV

Donut Showdown

7:30am | 6:30c

Donut Showdown

8:30am | 7:30c

Donut Showdown

9:30am | 8:30c

Sugar Showdown

10:30am | 9:30c

Sugar Showdown

11am | 10c

Sugar Showdown

11:30am | 10:30c

Unique Sweets

12pm | 11c

Unique Sweets

12:30pm | 11:30c

Unique Sweets

1pm | 12c

Unique Sweets

1:30pm | 12:30c

Good Eats

2pm | 1c

Good Eats

2:30pm | 1:30c

Cake Hunters

3:30pm | 2:30c

Cake Hunters

4:30pm | 3:30c
On Tonight
On Tonight

Cupcake Wars

8pm | 7c

Cake Hunters

10pm | 9c

Cake Hunters

10:30pm | 9:30c

Cupcake Wars

11pm | 10c

Cupcake Wars

12am | 11c

Cupcake Wars

1am | 12c

Cake Hunters

2:30am | 1:30c

Trending Videos

So Much Pretty Food Here