Easy Tangy Coleslaw Recipe
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Easy Tangy Coleslaw Recipe

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You won't have to fuss with a lot of seasonings to fix this tangy coleslaw from Denise Augostine. "This speedy salad is an old family favorite," remarks the Saxonburg, Pennsylvania cook. "We've shared the recipe with many friends over the years."
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 15 min.
MAKES:10-12 servings
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 15 min.
MAKES: 10-12 servings


  • 1 small head cabbage, shredded
  • 3 medium carrots, shredded
  • 1 cup mayonnaise
  • 1/3 cup sugar
  • 1/4 cup cider vinegar

Nutritional Facts

3/4 cup: 177 calories, 15g fat (2g saturated fat), 7mg cholesterol, 116mg sodium, 11g carbohydrate (8g sugars, 2g fiber), 1g protein.


  1. In a large bowl, combine cabbage and carrots. In a small bowl, combine the mayonnaise, sugar and vinegar. Pour over cabbage mixture and toss to coat. Serve with a slotted spoon. Yield: 10-12 servings.
Originally published as Mom's Coleslaw in Quick Cooking March/April 2000, p8

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debjyarrow User ID: 7120938 76437
Reviewed Feb. 3, 2013

"I have made this recipe many times and each time it is perfect and so easy! My family always requests that I make the "recipe" for family parties!"

kmccon3561 User ID: 4695355 91789
Reviewed Nov. 24, 2011

"This is my go to coleslaw recipe for everything family occasion. I add a dash or two of white pepper to perk it up also. It makes everyone wonder where the heat came from."

s_pants User ID: 174050 39449
Reviewed Jun. 20, 2011

"We thought this was a great coleslaw; yes, it is sweet, but we like things on the sweet side!"

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