Cabbage and Carrot Mix

Cabbage and carrot mix is a common side wot that goes with the main wot types like Misir Wot, Shiro Wot, or Dinich Wot.


1 big yellow/red onion sliced in pieces
2 cloves of garlic
1 tsp turmeric
1 tsp of black pepper or other spices/optional
1/3 cup of cooking oil
3 roots of carrot or equivalent amount of baby carrots/ sliced
One bog cabbage/chopped
2 big green pepper/ more or less as desired


  1. Slice one big yellow/red onion and pour it in a pan, cook it until it turns a little brownish, occasionally stirring.
  2. Add a 1/3 cup cooking oil and, stir occasionally
  3. Add the chopped garlic and cook the mix for 10 minutes occasionally stirring
  4. Add 1 tsp of turmeric and other spices as desired
  5. Peel, rinse, and slice the carrots, and add it in the cooking mix, cook it for 5-10 minutes, occasionally stirring.
  6. Rinse and chop the cabbage, add it to the cooking mix
  7. Cook the mix 15-20 minutes, occasionally stirring, till the mix is cooked well
  8. Add salt as desired
  9. Slice two green pepper, and add to the cooking mix, and remove the pot from heat

Cool it down for a bit and it is ready for serving. It is commonly served with Injera as a side together with other main wot types (misir, shiro or dinich). It can also be served with regular bread, pita bread, tortilla, or rice.