Grilled cabbage with chimi churri and whipped feta cheese

Season :All Servings :4 as a side dish Diet :Vegetarian, gluten free Time :30-40 minutes Difficulty :Easy

This side dish completes any summer bbq! You can easily prepare all the components for the dish during the day and finish it at the last minute by reheating the cabbage and finishing the plate just before serving.


  • 200 gr. feta
  • 2 tbsp. extra virgin olive oil
  • 4 tbsp. yoghurt

Grilled cabbage

  • 1/2 red cabbage (other variant also possible)
  • Olive oil
  • 1/2 tsp. cumin seeds

Chimi churri

  • 1/2 red onion
  • 1/2 red chili pepper
  • Small clove of garlic grated
  • 3 tbsp. red wine vinegar
  • Salt and pepper
  • 15 gr. flat leaf parsley
  • 15 gr. coriander
  • 60 ml. extra virgin olive oil


  1. Put the grill in the oven on the highest setting (or use the bbq). Cut the cabbage into thin wedges and brush with olive oil and the cumin seeds. Put under the grill until soft and slightly charred, check regularly!
  2. Meanwhile, make the chimi churri. Finely chop the red onion and the red chili pepper. Add to a bowl along with the grated garlic, red wine vinegar and a pinch of salt and pepper and leave for 10 minutes. Chop the parsley and coriander and then add them and slowly whisk in 60ml extra virgin olive oil and set aside for later.
  3. Whip the feta with the olive oil and yoghurt into a smooth thick sauce in a food processor or with a hand blender.
  4. Spread the whipped feta on a flat plate. Place the grilled cabbage on top and finish with the chimi churri and serve immediately!



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