Authentic Coleslaw

Coleslaw salad is one of those recipes you put in your back pocket. It’s the perfect last-minute side and goes perfectly with grilled meats and hot or cold sandwiches. This coleslaw is quick and easy to make. It is even easy to make in advance.


  • 3 cups green cabbage, finely shredded
  • 2 cups purple cabbage, finely shredded
  • 1 cup carrot, finely shredded
  • ½ cup thinly sliced white or red onion, rinsed with water


Vinaigrette Dressing:

  • ½ cup vinegar (preferably white wine)
  • 3 tablespoons sugar
  • 1 teaspoon mustard powder
  • 1 tablespoon celery seed
  • ½ cup of vegetable oil
  • freshly ground black pepper



  1. Combine all dressing ingredients in a bowl. Mix until well combined.
  2. Toss with carrots, red onion, green and purple cabbage
  3. Refrigerate at least 1 hour before serving to allow flavors to blend.



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