Check out these best coleslaw recipes for you and your family to make! From the classic coleslaw to a crunchy and crispy twist, I got you covered. Coleslaw is something that is always welcome in our home, and these coleslaw recipes below will not disappoint.
If you follow my site, you know I love coleslaw in all forms. From a classic creamy mixture to a south of the border twist with fresh lime juice. Let me share all my favorite coleslaw recipes with you below.
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Looking for the best coleslaw recipes? Well, you found them. Here are a handful of coleslaw recipes from sweet to savory and even a few spicy ones!
This is one of my newest coleslaw recipes I have tried and boy is it tasty! Crisp cabbage and carrots in a sweet and creamy sauce.
Don't run through the drive thru to make get your favorite coleslaw, make it at home. KFC Coleslaw is so simple and requires a handful of ingredients.
I made this and served in tacos and it was dynamite. Taco seasoning, peppers, and more come together for a crispy and savory coleslaw recipe.
Talk about a fast coleslaw recipe to whip up. Crunchy sunflower seeds with a lemon dill dressing that will win anyone over.
5 Minute BLT Coleslaw Salad
This BLT Coleslaw Salad can be made in less than 5 minutes, even with cooking bacon. Made with coleslaw mix, dressing, tomato, parsley, bacon and avocado for a unique summer side salad.
Sweet and Spicy Coleslaw
The dressing on this Sweet and Spicy Coleslaw has the perfect blend of heat and sweet. Sriracha and honey give it a delicious sweet and spicy flair. Add this easy slaw to all your summer BBQ’s or taco dinners.
The Best Homemade Coleslaw (Brazilian-Style)
The best Coleslaw, Brazilian-style, made from kale, coleslaw mix, and bacon tossed in a lime-garlic vinaigrette sauce. Super fresh and refreshing-- a must have for cookouts!
Tangy Pickled Cornichon Slaw | Oil Free BBQ Recipe
This tangy pickled Cornichon Slaw is quick, easy, and tasty recipe is perfect for your BBQ or game day! cornichons or pickles add a tangy flavor to this cool topping or side dish.
Creamy Vegan Coleslaw Recipe
Vegan Coleslaw Recipe is a lightened up version of the classic we all love. It’s mayo-free and oil-free, yet it’s still so rich and creamy.
Chipotle Coleslaw: crisp, creamy, smoky shredded cabbage salad
Chipotle coleslaw has a smokey spicy kick, perfect with pulled pork sandwiches, sliders, grilled meat, chicken or fish.
Daikon Radish Slaw
Daikon slaw is made with mooli or daikon radish, and the usual coleslaw ingredients! The white radish adds a lovely peppery but sweet and crisp taste to the salad which makes it extra special.
Vegan No Mayo Coleslaw
Vegan No Mayo Coleslaw is a light and fresh summer classic without the calories! Just fresh vegetables and a delicious mustard dressing.
Cajun Honey Jalapeño Slaw
Cajun Honey Jalapeño Slaw is a light and refreshing vinegar-based cole slaw, with no mayonnaise.
Sweet and Spicy
Sweet and Spicy Coleslaw is both a little sweet & spicy. Perfect for your next BBQ, with a chili dog or makes a perfect side dish for a potluck. Laura’s Coleslaw is sure to be a hit at any event. Enjoy!
Coleslaw Recipe with Vinegar
Easy vinegar-based coleslaw recipe is just the right amount of sweet and tangy, and is the perfect side to any bbq or topping for a giant pulled pork sandwich! Your guests will love it!
Creamy Sriracha Coleslaw
Give your pulled pork sandwiches and hot dogs a new delicious topping! This coleslaw is creamy with a hint of spice.
Brussels Sprout Slaw Recipe
A delicious alternative to a traditional cabbage coleslaw is shaved brussels sprouts slaw. This recipe uses dried cranberries, orange zest, orange juice and toasted pecans for added crunch. Brussel sprout coleslaw will be sure to be the hit at your next picnic, pot luck dinner or family gathering.
What to Serve With Coleslaw?
Depending on the type of coleslaw you made, will depend on how you want to serve it up! Let me share some ideas with you so you can see different ways to enjoy this tasty coleslaw side dish.
- Top pulled pork or beef sandwiches with a bit of a classic or spicy slaw.
- Fill your tacos with a pile of coleslaw.
- Eat as a side for your main dish, whether beef, pork, hamburgers, chicken, etc.
- Or find any other way you like pairing your coleslaw to your other recipes.
Can You Heat Coleslaw?
Coleslaw or slaw is made with fresh cabbage and a creamy dressing. Most of the ingredients in coleslaw would not heat well, as it would break down, become mushy and the flavors would change. Almost any coleslaw recipe will need to be chilled and refrigerated.
Can You Freeze Shredded Cabbage?
If you are making a coleslaw recipe and have extra cabbage leftover you can actually freeze it. Simply place in a freezer bag and freeze as is. Or if you want you can blanch and freeze the cabbage leaves if you prefer.
How Long Will Coleslaw Last In The Fridge?
Depending on your recipe will vary in how long coleslaw will last. But in generally you will only want to keep your coleslaw mixture for around three days. Anything after that you will want to toss it out.
I hope you enjoyed all these incredible coleslaw recipes to give you inspiration on how to change up your coleslaw game!
Comments & Reviews
Brianne Tursi Manz says
I can’t see how anyone can’t love a good coleslaw, yet, there are many! I’m a huge fan of the stuff, especially with seafood or barbecue. I want to try all of these!
I’ve never seen so many different kinds of coleslaw! I must share this with my parents, they both love coleslaw and will appreciate the suggestions.
Tara Pittman says
Cole slaw goes great with fish. I need to make some fish tacos
I love coleslaw. It’s one of my favorite side dishes. I have never made it myself before though. I’m glad there are a lot of good recipes here so I can try them.
Love all these recipes! This is one side dish that is perfect for summer.
Ruth I. says
Coleslaw is one of my favorite side dishes. I put it on the burger too! I’d love to try all these recipes!
How many tasty ways to make coleslaw. Coleslaw is the best side dish for my family!
Who knew there were so many delicious Cole slaw recipe?! I love it in the duller with grilled meats! Can’t wait to try these!
I want to make the Chick Fil A kind. I love it at the restaurant.
Nancy Horn says
I love cole slaw in all shapes and forms. I would love to try the BLT Cole Slaw and the Brazilian Cole Slaw are totally catching my eye!
Celebrate Woman Today says
Coleslaw can take on so many flavors and additional ingredients! I am totally into this amazingly versatile food.