Cilantro Lime Coleslaw

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This variation on classic cole slaw has beautiful color and a sweet and tangy flavor. It goes great with fish tacos or barbecue sandwiches!

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Step 1: Ingredients

  • one small head of red cabbage, shredded
  • 1/2 c of fresh cilantro, minced
  • 2-3 green onions, diced
  • 2 limes, zested and juiced
  • 1/2 tsp cumin
  • 1/2 tsp garlic powder
  • 2 Tbsp apple cider vinegar
  • 2 Tbsp honey

Step 2: Prep the Vegetables

Shred your cabbage using either a box grater or a food processor.

Chop up the green onions and cilantro.

Zest your limes, then cut them in half and juice.

Step 3: Prep the Dressing

Mix the cumin, lime zest and juice, garlic powder, vinegar and honey in a bowl.

Step 4: Mix It Up

Place the cabbage, green onions and cilantro into a large bowl and then pour on the dressing. Mix well and season with salt to taste.

Step 5: Store and Serve

Keep the slaw in the fridge until ready to serve. It went great with shrimp tacos!

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    Thejesterqueen

    3 years ago

    This sounds and looks delicious!! I am so going to try this one! Thank you!

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    sunshiine

    4 years ago on Introduction

    I am faving so I can try this. I just need some limes~thanks for sharing and have a great day~

    sunshiine

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    Woah, this looks gorgeous. And Delicious! The words 'Cilantro' 'Lime' and 'Coleslaw' are some of my favorite when it comes to meals. Thank you for sharing this recipe.

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