Colorful Coleslaw

This recipe makes a TON of coleslaw... so be prepared to eat this everyday for a week... or have a party of people coming over to help you eat it all :) I used some with the Buffalo Chicken I posted yesterday, and then spent the rest of the week putting it on top of whatever I had for lunch. Coleslaw and sharp cheddar sandwich anyone?? Tasty!

This is super easy and wicked flavorful. I'll totally be using this as a stand in to the normal fat filled variety. This stuff made me feel like it was summer, crisp, light... why can't spring get here already??

Colorful Coleslaw
1/3 cup light mayo
1/3 cup fat free plain yogurt
2 Tbs apple cider vinegar
1 Tbs fat free milk
2 tsp sugar
4 cups packed shredded green cabbage
3.5 cups packed shredded red cabbage
1/2 cup shredded carrots
1/2 cup chopped fresh parsley
1/4 cup red onion slivers
1/4 cup chopped whole green onion
1/4 tsp salt, or to taste
black pepper
I added in some celery seeds

Stir mayo through sugar together, toss in veggies, then season with salt and pepper. Stir till combined, cover and refrigerate.

Have a great weekend everyone!!! Tomorrow is national Pi day... yes yes I'm a NERD... So we'll see if I get around to baking a pie for pi day :)

Other things to come next week... a smoothie named after a TV station... some baba ghanoush! come on it's just fun to say. Garlic hummus... AND muffins made with quinoa!!!! So come on back for some more chow and fun :) OH and I almost forgot, some amazing whole wheat soft pretzels!!

6 chews:

yum, that recipe looks so good!

i love the quote to the side!

Anonymous said...

This cole slaw recipe sounds terrific! I like the use of yogurt and light mayo to make it healthier.

Reeni♥ said...

I love cole slaw! This looks tasty!! Whole-wheat pretzels? Can't wait!

I like that the amount of sugar has been reduced in this recipe ... I hate when slaw is too sweet. This one looks excellent though and pretty too.

I'm with Reeni ... bring on those pretzels. Yum!

Ann said...

My mom really has to check out your site! Hopefully I'll get her back online tonight (I had to strip her computer). She would probably love this coleslaw though it does look like it makes quite a bit. Hope she's hungry! LOL!

Megan said...

I love coleslaw and cant wait to try this lower fat version. I'm with ya on the spring thing! It was a beautiful 70 degrees yesterday. Today it's suppose to rain.

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