Easy Coleslaw Recipes – Cool Coleslaw is BEST of ALL coleslaw recipes!

Easy coleslaw recipes Cool Coleslaw

Cole Coleslaw with Pizzaz TOPS Easy Coleslaw Recipes!!

Easy coleslaw recipes top every BBQ menu but I have the best coleslaw recipe that’s easy, tasty, refreshing and feeds a crowd.  With my healthy coleslaw recipe, you can whip this coleslaw no mayo recipe up quickly for barbecues or picnics. Instead of resorting to the basics, potato salad, coleslaw and baked beans, put a spin on these favorites.  I turned to my favorite of easy coleslaw recipes found  in my KITCHEN 101 cookbook in the Menu chapter.  After all, there are lots of gatherings and we know food is always the biggest drawl.



Easy Coleslaw Recipes like my Cool Coleslaw Jazzed Up with No Mayo

This Cool Coleslaw recipe with its fresh flavors is the perfect complement to any BBQ party.  I turned a basic coleslaw into one with pizzazz.  By adding fresh vegetables, fruit, and peanuts plus the zing of the coleslaw dressing, you have a winner! This easy coleslaw recipe is better than the average mayo overloaded coleslaw mess. Create recipes that are light and refreshing to help your guests beat the heat.  Most importantly, EASY which is what KITCHEN 101 is about.  You’ll especially enjoy the essence of summer in this recipe with no mayo, yes that’s what I said!

Cool Coleslaw from Holly Clegg’s trim&TERRIFIC KITCHEN 101: Secrets to Cooking Confidence

You’ll enjoy this refreshing easy coleslaw recipe.  It has cool flavors of cucumber, lime and mint contrasted with crunchy peanuts and sweet mandarin oranges.

Makes 10 (1/2-cup) servings

4 cups shredded cabbage (bag coleslaw)
1 bunch green onions, chopped
1/2 cup chopped red onion
1/2 cup chopped cucumber
2 tablespoons lime juice
2 tablespoons cider or seasoned rice vinegar
1 tablespoon olive oil
1 (11-ounce) can mandarin oranges, drained
2 tablespoons chopped fresh mint
1/4 cup coarsely chopped peanuts

1.In large bowl, combine cabbage, green onions, red onion, and cucumber. In small bowl, whisk together lime juice, vinegar and oil; pour over slaw.  Mix together.
2.Carefully add mandarin oranges. To serve, add mint and peanuts, mixing well. Season to taste.

Nutritional info per serving:
Calories 65, Calories from Fat 41%, Fat 3g, Saturated Fat 0g, Cholesterol 0mg, Sodium 51mg, Carbohydrates 8g, Dietary Fiber 2g, Total Sugars 5g, Protein 2g, Dietary Exchanges: 1/2 other carbohydrate, 1/2 fat

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Holly Clegg

With over 1 million cookbooks sold, Holly Clegg has become a culinary expert on easy, healthy and practical recipes through her nationally recognized best-selling trim&TERRIFIC® and Eating Well cookbook series, including Eating Well Through Cancer, (English, Spanish and Chinese editions), Eating Well to Fight Arthritis and Diabetic Cooking with the American Diabetes Association.Clegg has appeared on Fox & Friends, NBC Weekend Today, QVC, The 700 Club, USA Today, Cooking Light Magazine, Web MD, and Huff Post.She has consulted for Walmart, Teflon, DuPont, The Coca-Cola Company, and hospitals throughout the country.
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2 thoughts on “Easy Coleslaw Recipes – Cool Coleslaw is BEST of ALL coleslaw recipes!

  1. I love that this has no mayo so it’s less likely to cause food poisoning at a summer picnic. I also love the sweetness that the addition of mandarin oranges brings to the party.

    Next month, I am posting a recipe round up of coleslaw recipes and would love to include a photo from this site, along with a link back here for the recipe. May I have your permission to do so?

    Thank you for your consideration.

  2. Hi Patti,

    Yes, of course, you may and thanks for thinking of me. Let me know if I need to send you a high res photo or whatever you need from me.

    Thanks, Holly

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