This meal is called Curtido and is originally from El Salvador. It's usually prepared with pickled cabbage, onions, carrots, and lemon juice or vinegar. If you're looking for a salad that will help you get a "head" of the game, try this tasty one on for size.
- Blanch cabbage with boiling water for 1 minute. Discard water.
- Place cabbage in large bowl and add grated carrots, sliced onion, red pepper, oregano, olive oil, salt, brown sugar, vinegar, and water.
- Place in refrigerator for at least 2 hours before serving.