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Campers' Coleslaw Recipe

Campers' Coleslaw Recipe

Crispy and crunchy, this traditional, no-fuss slaw makes a refreshing side dish for summer picnics and parties. —Kim Wallace, Dennison, Ohio
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 20 min. + chilling YIELD:12 servings


  • 1-1/2 cups sugar
  • 3/4 cup white vinegar
  • 3/4 cup olive oil
  • 3 teaspoons salt
  • 1 teaspoon celery seed
  • 1 medium head cabbage, shredded
  • 1 large onion, chopped
  • 1 medium green pepper, chopped


  • 1. In a small saucepan, combine the first five ingredients. Bring to a boil; boil for 1-2 minutes or until sugar is dissolved. Remove from the heat; cool to room temperature.
  • 2. In a large bowl, combine the cabbage, onion and pepper; add dressing and toss to coat. Refrigerate until chilled. Serve with a slotted spoon. Yield: 12 servings (3/4 cup each).

Nutritional Facts

3/4 cup equals 121 calories, 6 g fat (1 g saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 274 mg sodium, 17 g carbohydrate, 2 g fiber, 1 g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 1 starch, 1 fat.