Festive Cabbage Salad
Our family doesn’t care for traditional coleslaw, but this cabbage salad always has them begging for more. It’s great for picnics and tailgate parties.
Total TimePrep: 20 min. + chilling
- 1 small head cabbage, shredded
- 2 celery ribs, chopped
- 2 green onions, thinly sliced
- 1 medium tomato, seeded and chopped
- 1/3 cup mayonnaise
- 3 tablespoons sugar
- 1 tablespoon lemon juice
- 1 tablespoon white wine vinegar
- 1 teaspoon celery seed
- 1/4 teaspoon seasoned salt
- 1/4 teaspoon pepper
- 1 medium ripe avocado, peeled and diced
- In a large bowl, combine the cabbage, celery, onions and tomato. In a small bowl, combine the mayonnaise, sugar, lemon juice, vinegar, celery seed, seasoned salt and pepper. Pour over cabbage mixture and toss to coat.
- Cover and refrigerate for at least 30 minutes. Add avocado just before serving; toss gently to combine.
Nutrition Facts2/3 cup: 206 calories, 15g fat (2g saturated fat), 4mg cholesterol, 170mg sodium, 17g carbohydrate (11g sugars, 5g fiber), 3g protein.
Originally published as Festive Cole Slaw in Country June/July 2007