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Three-Pepper Coleslaw Recipe

Three-Pepper Coleslaw Recipe

“There are never any leftovers when I make this dish for a picnic, barbecue or any social gathering.” —Priscilla Gilbert, Indian Harbour Beach, Florida
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 20 min. + chilling YIELD:8 servings


  • 1 package (10 ounces) angel hair coleslaw mix
  • 1 medium sweet red pepper, finely chopped
  • 1 medium green pepper, finely chopped
  • 1 to 2 jalapeno peppers, seeded and finely chopped
  • 3 green onions, chopped
  • 1/4 cup white wine vinegar
  • 2 tablespoons lime juice
  • 2 teaspoons canola oil
  • 1 teaspoon sugar
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper


  • 1. Place the first five ingredients in a large serving bowl. In a small bowl, whisk the remaining ingredients. Pour over coleslaw mixture; toss to coat. Cover and refrigerate for at least 30 minutes before serving. Yield: 8 servings.
Editor's Note: Wear disposable gloves when cutting hot peppers; the oils can burn skin. Avoid touching your face.

Nutritional Facts

3/4 cup equals 36 calories, 1 g fat (trace saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 158 mg sodium, 6 g carbohydrate, 2 g fiber, 1 g protein. Diabetic Exchange: 1 vegetable.