No preservative! No cholesterol! High in Vitamin C. No work! No waste! Fresh cut made easy! A medium sized shred of pre-washed red cabbage. Red cabbage and its many uses were originally developed in the days of the Roman Empire. The Romans not only consumed red cabbage as a food source, but they also believed it had many medicinal qualities and it could effectively treat tumors, sores, and rheumatism. These days red cabbage is used primarily for pickling. German dishes, special recipes, and salads. Pearson Red Shred is prepared for you convenience! Use this nutritious fresh--cut vegetable with your food ideas!