My family loves this cabbage and ham salad so much that I have to make this twice if not three times a week! Just like your usual salad, this also is very easy to make using only mayonnaise, lemon juice, sweet corn, cucumber, ham, and of course cabbage. The simple ingredients are thrown together to create a very refreshing and delicious salad that is perfect for everybody. I love how this simple cabbage and ham salad is packed with vitamins because I make sure as much as possible to provide healthy meals for my family. Enjoy this on its own or as a side dish for a quick lunch or dinner anytime.

You will never go wrong with this simple salad with crunchy cabbage and cucumbers with a light mayonnaise-lemon dressing. I particularly enjoy this during the winter season, but you can serve this all year round. If you are looking for another amazing addition to your diet, then this recipe is a must! As we all know cabbage is a wonderful veggie. It offers fantastic health benefits such as it prevents and fighting cancer, helps with digestion, and cardiovascular health. It is one of my favourite veggies for good reasons!

If you are worried about your picky eaters, don’t! Because I am pretty sure that they will love this simple yet tasty cabbage and ham salad.



  • 1 small head of cabbage (approximately 1 lb.)
  • 4 small cucumbers
  • ¾ cup mayonnaise
  • 1 tbsp lemon juice
  • 1 can (14 oz.) sweet corn (liquid discarded)
  • 8 oz. ham
  • ¼ tsp pepper
  • ½ tsp salt
  • ⅓ cup chopped scallion


Step 1: Into thin strips, chop the cabbage.

Step 2: Into small pieces, slice the ham and cucumbers.

Step 3: Add all the ingredients to a large mixing bowl. Mix well until incorporated.

Step 4: Serve right away. Enjoy!