Coleslaw….would like a simple recipe!

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    margba
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    <b>Been hankering for some lately!  Do you add mini marshmellows to yours?  I dont really like them added but it’s ok w/ them!</b>


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    Gayle
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    Never heard of marshmallows in Cole Slaw

    I just use shredded cabbage, mayo, salt & pepper.  Sometimes a dash of sugar.

     

    Cant get much simpler than that.


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    Paleface
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    <b>Chopped Cabbage, mayo, sweet pickle relish (I use sugar free), pepper and salt to taste. </b> Easy and Yummy. :D


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    birdbug
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    Hey Marg,

    I’ve tried this recipe for KFC coleslaw (which I love) and it was great. I did cheat though and bought a bag of shredded cabbage with carrots and used the food processor to chop it real fine.

    Not sure where I found this recipe…could have even been here on BYC, not sure.

    Good luck…hope you like it if you try it.

    Hugs

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    KFC Coleslaw
    8 cups shredded cabbage
    1/4 cup shredded carrot
    1/3 cup sugar
    1/2 tsp salt
    1/8 tsp pepper
    1/4 cup milk
    1/2 cup mayonaise
    1/4 cup buttermilk
    1 1/2 Tbls.white vinegar
    2 1/2 Tbls.lemon juice

    Combine cabbage and carrots in large bowl.Mix remaining ingredients together and combine thoroughly.Pour liquid ingredients over cabbage and carrots and mix well.

    Refrigerate at least 2 hours before serving ( overnight is better )Stir well before serving


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    jcolbert40
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    I make it pretty much the same as MaryAnn, but I do like onion and celery in mine.  If you lke blue cheese, put some in when you are mixing it up.  Sounds odd, but it is really good.


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    Jo Ann
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    The absolute easiest way is to buy the cole slaw mix in the produce department and add cole slaw dressing.  I like to add sweet pickle relish and minced onions as well.  Never heard of putting marshmallows in cole slaw.  I don’t think I would like it that way.


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    jcolbert40
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    I vote no on marshmallows, too  I just don’t like them in general.  I have had cabbage salad with pineapple tidbits in,  but i don’t call that cole slaw.  There is cole slaw and there is cabbage salad…not the same thng.


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    skippydel13zone6KY
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    i LOVE Chic-Fil-A’s coleslaw and I found a copycat recipe for it (and yes I use the food processor to grind it up). May not be simple enough for what your wanting but it sure is delicious and now I want some dipped up on crackers. LOL

    CHICK FIL A COLESLAW

    Ingredients
    1 head cabbage, finely chopped
    1 small carrots, finely chopped
    1/3 cup granulated sugar
    1/2 teaspoon salt
    1/8 tablespoon pepper
    1/2 cup milk
    1/2 cup mayonnaise
    2 tablespoons white vinegar
    2 tablespoons lemon juice

    Directions
    To make the dressing: mix everything together except the cabbage and carrots. Mix dressing with cabbage and carrots.


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    OhioLilacLady
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    DD figured out a quick and easy last minute recipe for cole slaw .

     

    Grated cabbage

    Carrots (if desired)

    Onion or onion salt

    Sweet and Sour bottled salad dressing (any brand)

    Always good in a pinch ~~~~


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    Just Mari
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    Mine is simple and by the seat of my pants!

    Shred cabbage. Chop celery, green pepper and onion real find. (Not a whole bunch, just enough for flavor) Dressing is mayo thinned with a bit of milk, a dash of lemon juice and a good shake of lemon pepper. Combine dressing ingredients, pour over cabbage, stir & you’re done. That’s it.


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    MountainMan
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    Pineapple tidbits can be good in cole slaw, too. I buy the packaged slaw and add a dressing from the grocery store. I just can’t stand the smell of the dressing, but my family likes it so I plug my nose, and stir. I used to add pineapple tidbits, and sometimes mini marshmallows, but haven’t done that in a long time.

     

    I think I would like a sweet dressing without vinegar in it, but the one I buy is quick and easy. Does anyone have a sweet dressing recipe for cole slaw?


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