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Fiesta Coleslaw

Coleslaw with a touch of heat makes a zesty side for barbecued chicken or pork. I also pile it on fish tacos and po'boys. —Fay Moreland, Wichita Falls, Texas
  • Total Time
    Prep/Total Time: 20 min.
  • Makes
    10 servings

Ingredients

  • 1 package (14 ounces) coleslaw mix
  • 1 cup chopped peeled jicama
  • 6 radishes, halved and sliced
  • 4 jalapeno peppers, seeded and finely chopped
  • 1 medium onion, chopped
  • 1/3 cup minced fresh cilantro
  • 1/2 cup mayonnaise
  • 1/4 cup cider vinegar
  • 2 tablespoons sugar
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon celery salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon coarsely ground pepper
  • Lime wedges, optional

Directions

  • In a large bowl, combine the first six ingredients. In a small bowl, whisk mayonnaise, vinegar, sugar and seasonings. Pour over coleslaw mixture; toss to coat.
  • Refrigerate, covered, until serving. If desired, serve with lime wedges.
Editor's Note
Wear disposable gloves when cutting hot peppers; the oils can burn skin. Avoid touching your face.
Nutrition Facts
3/4 cup: 114 calories, 9g fat (1g saturated fat), 4mg cholesterol, 242mg sodium, 8g carbohydrate (5g sugars, 2g fiber), 1g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 2 fat, 1 vegetable.

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  • Linda
    Sep 4, 2017

    Perfect the way it is. I took it to a BBQ and everyone wanted the recipe.

  • TracFac
    May 3, 2015

    I made this for a family dinner and was it ever a hit! This is probably the best tasting coleslaw I've ever had!