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Crunchy Asian Coleslaw

Total Time

Prep: 15 min. + chilling

Makes

2 servings

This flavor-packed twist on traditional creamy coleslaw makes a perfect complement to the Thai shrimp. The light, tangy vinaigrette enhances the fresh flavors of the veggies.—Erin Chilcoat, Smithtown, New York
Crunchy Asian Coleslaw Recipe photo by Taste of Home

Ingredients

  • 1 cup shredded Chinese or napa cabbage
  • 1/2 cup sliced water chestnuts, chopped
  • 1/2 small zucchini, julienned
  • 2 tablespoons chopped green pepper
  • 4-1/2 teaspoons rice vinegar
  • 1 teaspoon sugar
  • 1 teaspoon sesame seeds, toasted
  • 1 teaspoon reduced-sodium soy sauce
  • 1/2 teaspoon sesame oil
  • Dash crushed red pepper flakes

Directions

  1. In a small bowl, combine the cabbage, water chestnuts, zucchini and green pepper. In another small bowl, whisk the remaining ingredients. Drizzle over salad; toss to coat. Refrigerate for at least 1 hour.

Nutrition Facts

1 cup: 65 calories, 2g fat (0 saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 120mg sodium, 11g carbohydrate (5g sugars, 2g fiber), 2g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 2 vegetable.

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