A cabbage (Brassica oleracea) was an edible leafy vegetable native to Earth, although it was known to be cultivated in otherworldly forms. It contained high amounts of cellulose. (VOY: "Deadlock")
In 2152, Trip Tucker asked Captain Jonathan Archer if he had eaten cabbage prior to meeting the Kreetassans, as a facetious explanation for later offending them. (ENT: "A Night in Sickbay")
Cabbage was part of Chef's menu aboard Enterprise NX-01 on Friday, August 20, 2152, served along with brisket and noodle kugel. (ENT: "Singularity")
Cabbage was one of the vegetables grown by Kes in USS Voyager's airponics bay in 2371. (VOY: "Elogium")
It was not specified whether Earth cabbage was present or if the entire crop was Oblissian cabbage.
When the replicators in the mess hall of Voyager had trouble replicating items with high levels of cellulose, Neelix mentioned that it was causing cabbage to be replicated with a yellowish hue. (VOY: "Deadlock")
It could be presumed that this dish was based on a form of "Andorian cabbage" native to Andoria or cultivated by Andorians.
Although cabbage is an ingredient in Earth cole slaw, it is unknown if this is a trait shared by Argelian cole slaw.
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