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Classic coleslaw recipe

Classic coleslaw recipe

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Cabbage, onion and carrot are shredded and then coated in a creamy dressing spiked with a little mustard and vinegar, making for a truly fabulous coleslaw - the perfect burger side! See method

  • Serves 4 as a side
  • 10 mins to prepare
  • 135 calories / serving
  • Vegetarian
  • Gluten-free


  • ½ red cabbage, shredded
  • ½ savoy cabbage, shredded
  • ½ red onion, finely sliced
  • 1 carrot, grated
  • 2 tbsp mayonnaise
  • 4 tbsp natural yogurt
  • 2 tsp Dijon mustard
  • ½ tbsp olive oil
  • 1 tbsp apple cider vinegar
  • 1 tsp cayenne pepper
  • handful chives, finely chopped
If you don't have red onions, try using white, brown or spring onions

Each serving contains

  • Energy

  • Fat

    9g 12%
  • Saturates

    1g 6%
  • Sugars

    7g 8%
  • Salt

    0.4g 6%

of the reference intake
Carbohydrate 8.4g Protein 3g Fibre 4.9g


  1. Put the cabbage, onion, carrots and red onion in a large bowl. 
  2. In a smaller bowl, combine the mayonnaise, yogurt, mustard, olive oil, vinegar, cayenne pepper and chives. Season well with salt and pepper, then pour onto the vegetables. Toss to combine, then serve.

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Tip: You can make this ahead and cover with clingfilm and refrigerate for up to 2 days before serving.

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