Irish Cabbage and Bacon

12 strips bacon or other pork equivalent cabbagegreen
1 medium head of cabbage, chopped
6 cloves garlic, chopped
2 carrots, chopped
1 pound potatoes, chopped
Dijon mustard

Add bacon to a pan that will hold all ingredients and cover with salted water. Bring to a boil and add cabbage, potatoes, and garlic; cook until vegetables are tender.

Drain most of liquid except about a cup and set into serving dish. While vegetables are boiling, saute onions in butter or oil on medium heat until browned and caramelized. Set atop cabbage mix and serve with hot, spicy mustard!

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