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Dave's Coleslaw

Dave's Coleslaw

  • Prep

    20 m
  • Ready In

    8 h 20 m
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R0XY24

This is a recipe I have worked on for a while and I think it is just about right. It goes well with just about anything from fried fish to hamburgers, and is to die for on a pulled pork sandwich. If you are going to use it with Q, reduce the amount of dressing you add to the cabbage so it's not too sloppy. For best results refrigerate over night to allow flavors to marry.

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  • Calories:
  • 215 kcal
  • 11%
  • Fat:
  • 15.2 g
  • 23%
  • Carbs:
  • 18.7g
  • 6%
  • Protein:
  • 3.2 g
  • 6%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 9 mg
  • 3%
  • Sodium:
  • 462 mg
  • 18%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

Directions

  1. In a large bowl, mix the cabbage, carrot, sweet onion, green onions, and dill pickle.
  2. In a separate bowl, whisk together the mayonnaise, buttermilk, dill pickle juice, vinegar, mustard, sugar, cayenne pepper, and 3/4 teaspoon salt. Mash together the remaining salt and garlic, and whisk into the dressing. Drizzle dressing over the slaw, and toss to coat. Cover and refrigerate 8 hours, or overnight, before serving.
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deirjmiggs
37

deirjmiggs

7/28/2009

This was my first attempt at making cole slaw and I had great results. Just want to note that I substituted the dill pickle and pickle juice for sweet relish--just a personal preference. Also, I have made this many, many times and now I add only a medium onion per head of cabbage. I was being told that the onion flavor was a bit overpowering, so I have cut it back considerably. It's also worth mentioning to experiment with different types of mustard. I have used sweet and spicy and dijons, all with great results. The sugar balances it out nicely. Thank you very much for this recipe!

MILIC13
30

MILIC13

8/1/2005

this is the only recipe i will be using from now on. i didn't have a pickle, so i used a tablespoon of dill relish instead. also decreased sugar to 1/4 cup. tasted great and got better with age.

CONNICOOKS
29

CONNICOOKS

7/17/2005

I have spent years looking for a great cole slaw recipe and this IS IT! Tart, tangy perfectly balanced - Dave you did it - Thank you!

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