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    The 10 BEST Coleslaw Recipes

    Coleslaw… it’s there at every cookout, potluck and outdoor get together…

    Add some new flavors to the spread with this collection of ten great Coleslaw Recipes.

    In addition to the basic coleslaw you grew up on, you’ll find unique ideas like Creole coleslaw, Mediterranean coleslaw and more. What a great and unique coleslaw ideas…

    So shred some cabbage and carrots, and get ready for your slaw to be the star of the party!

    The 10 BEST Coleslaw Recipes.

    The Best Coleslaw Recipes:

    1. Classic Coleslaw

    There are a lot of Coleslaw recipes out there, but this is the best hands down! Just a quick chop and mix is all it takes to make this iconic side dish.

    This Classic Coleslaw is essential for all your upcoming cookouts and potlucks. It’s creamy and crunchy, and goes with all of your summertime favorites.

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    2. Creole Coleslaw

    This creamy Creole Coleslaw is a great variation on that classic potluck side dish. Your traditional slaw gets a zippy upgrade. It’s one of our favorite coleslaw recipes.

    Bring this to your next get together and guests will be asking for the secret to your slaw!

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    3. Curtido (Salvadorian Slaw)

    This easy Curtido recipe is a staple in Salvadorian cuisine, especially as an accompaniment to Pupusas. 

    It’s a simple vinegar based slaw made of cabbage, carrots and onions that can add a bright tang to many of your favorite meals.

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    4. Mexican Street Corn Slaw

    This Mexican street corn slaw is amazing! It’s is smoky, creamy, and filled with charred corn and salty feta cheese.

    This is one to add to your cookbook!

    Get the Recipe @ jocooks

    5. Asian Slaw

    Bring some new flavors to your cookout with this tasty Asian coleslaw. It has a great Asian dressing and tons of fresh herbs, giving a whole new personality to your slaw.

    Get the Recipe @ recipetineats

    6. Apple and Poppyseed Coleslaw

    This version is fresh and tangy, perfect for hot summer days. The addition of apple adds so much extra flavor and crunch, and the poppy seeds pair beautifully.

    Get the Recipe @ damndelicious

    7. Mediterranean Coleslaw

    Now here is one of our new favorite coleslaw recipes… Mediterranean coleslaw!

    It has a great lemon garlic vinaigrette, black olives, banana peppers and feta cheese. Make this for your next get together and watch it disappear.

    Get the Recipe @ budgetbytes

    8. Mexican Coleslaw

    Mexican coleslaw is a great addition to your potlucks. In addition to the usual cabbage, it has black beans, corn, red peppers, jalapeno and avocado.

    All is tossed in a creamy dressing enhanced with taco seasoning. YUM!

    Get the Recipe @ dinneratthezoo

    9. Hawaiian Coleslaw

    Add some island flair to your cookouts with this easy and delicious Hawaiian coleslaw.

    It combines the sweetness of pineapple and the nuttiness of sesame seeds, all tossed with a homemade Asian dressing.

    Get the Recipe @ platingsandpairings

    10. Greek Yogurt Coleslaw

    Just because you’re watching your calories doesn’t mean you have to give up creamy coleslaw!

    This Greek yogurt coleslaw has the same flavor and creaminess you love, and you can chow down without any guilt. How cool!

    Get the Recipe @ gimmesomeoven

    So there you go, the ten best coleslaw recipes from around the internet. Which one will you try first?

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    The 10 BEST Homemade Coleslaws

    These easy Coleslaw Recipes are going to bring so many new flavors to your next potluck or get together!


    • green cabbage
    • purple cabbage
    • carrots
    • dressing


    1. Shred cabbage and carrots.
    2. Toss in dressing.

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