Total TimePrep/Total Time: 20 min.
- 1 medium head cabbage (about 2-1/2 pounds)
- 1 carrot
- 1 cup mayonnaise
- 2 tablespoons milk
- 2 tablespoons vinegar
- 3 tablespoons sugar
- 1 teaspoon salt
- 1/2 to 1 teaspoon pepper
- 1/2 to 1 teaspoon celery seed
- In a food processor or by hand, coarsely chop the cabbage and carrot. In a small bowl, combine the mayonnaise, milk, vinegar, sugar, salt, pepper and celery seed. Stir into the cabbage mixture. Chill until serving.
Nutrition Facts1 cup: 347 calories, 30g fat (4g saturated fat), 14mg cholesterol, 634mg sodium, 18g carbohydrate (12g sugars, 5g fiber), 3g protein.
Sep 22, 2016
This tastes just like the slaw served at our favorite barbecue restaurant! The celery seed is a nice addition. Will definitely make this again.
Mar 7, 2016
This was delicious! Perfect side with Taste of Home's Best Barbecue Beef Sandwiches. Would be great for any warm weather cookout! I added some extra carrot for sweetness. Will definitely make again!
Apr 2, 2013
I skinnied it down with skim milk, light mayo, and sugar/stevia blend. It was a hit! Served with slow cooker BBQ pulled chicken.
Aug 3, 2012
this is the "old time" receipe for cole slaw. It is very delicious. I will use the receipe again. Thanks!!!
Nov 24, 2011
I just made this for a pot luck and it was so easy and taste so good I know I will use this recipe again.
Mar 2, 2011
This is a great basic recipe for creamy coleslaw! It is best to make at least 15 minutes before serving so the flavors can all mingle. I used cider vinegar, real mayo, and celery salt (didn't have celery seed in the cabinet). Served it on the Shredded Venison sandwiches that are also from Taste of Home. You should all try them too, it's a delicious BBQ recipe that would work with pretty much any protein (not just venison)!
Nov 27, 2010
I used a pre-shredded cole slaw bag mix for a time-saver. Thought the taste improved with sitting overnight in the frig. Great recipe!
Sep 4, 2010
I used Miracle Whip instead of Mayonnaise - it tastes great! Will definitely make again.
Jul 28, 2010
Best cole slaw I've ever had. Even my son who hates vegetables liked it and kept asking for more. Super simple and quick to prepare on a hot summer day.
Mar 4, 2010
This recipe was just missing something. I just couldn't figure out what it was. It was too bland tasting though. I'll be looking for another slaw recipe when ready to make some again.
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