Tart, sweet, creamy, crunchy—there's so much to love when it comes to slaw. Here's how we're serving it up.
Recipe: Fennel Slaw
This raw fennel and celery salad brings light and bright flavor to grilled marinated skirt steak. Throw corn tortillas on the grill to make impromptu tacos, a favorite weeknight dinner.
Many Southern cooks grew up peeling celebry to remove the tough outer strings. But you can use a "Y" peeler or skip this step when it's finely chopped.
Napa Cabbage-and-Sweet Pepper Slaw
Put this on your pulled pork sandwich and you'll never go back to regular coleslaw again.
Recipe: Peach-Ginger Slaw
Turn a coleslaw recipe into a special summertime treat with the addition of chopped fresh peaches, pecans, pepper jelly, and fresh ginger. The peaches add a pleasing sweetness to the savory slaw.
Jicama-and-Bell Pepper Slaw
Recipe: Fennel-Apple Slaw
This vibrant seasonal salad is an ideal way to showcase your favorite apples—just be sure to use ones that are super crisp, tart, and sweet, and keep the peels on to add color and texture. Can't find fennel? Three ribs of thinly sliced celery make a good substitute in a pinch.
South Carolina Slaw
Recipe: South Carolina Slaw
Place 1/2 head thinly sliced cabbage (about 1 lb.) and 1 cup grated carrot in a bowl. Whisk together 1/2 cup apple cider vinegar, 1/4 cup sugar, 1/4 cup vegetable oil, 2 Tbsp. Dijon mustard, 2 tsp. dry mustard, 1 tsp. celery seeds, 1 tsp. kosher salt, and 1/2 tsp. freshly ground black pepper in a saucepan until sugar dissolves; bring to a boil over medium-high heat. Pour over cabbage mixture; toss to coat. Serve immediately.
Central Texas Slaw
Recipe: Central Texas Slaw
Whisk together 1/4 cup white vinegar, 1/4 cup extra virgin olive oil, 2 Tbsp. sugar, 3 to 4 Tbsp. fresh lime juice, 1 1/2 tsp. kosher salt, 1/2 tsp. ground coriander, 1/4 tsp. ground cumin, 1/4 tsp. ground red pepper, and 1/4 tsp. freshly ground black pepper in a large bowl. Add 2 cups thinly sliced red cabbage; 2 cups thinly sliced white cabbage; 1/2 cup shredded carrot; 1 medium jalapeño pepper (with seeds), thinly sliced; 1/2 red bell pepper, thinly sliced; and 1/2 yellow bell pepper, thinly sliced. Toss to coat. Chill 1 hour before serving, tossing occasionally. Stir in 1/2 cup chopped fresh cilantro just before serving.
Western North Carolina Slaw
Recipe: Western North Carolina Slaw
Whisk together 1/3 cup ketchup, 1/3 cup apple cider vinegar, 2 Tbsp. sugar, 1/2 tsp. kosher salt, 1/2 tsp. freshly ground black pepper, and 1/4 tsp. hot sauce in a bowl. Add 1/2 head cabbage (about 1 lb.), grated, and 1/4 large sweet onion, grated; toss to coat. Let stand 1 hour before serving, tossing occasionally.
Eastern North Carolina Slaw
Recipe: Eastern North Carolina Slaw
Whisk together 1/2 cup white vinegar, 1/4 cup sugar, 1 tsp. kosher salt, and 1/4 tsp. freshly ground black pepper. Add 1/2 head green cabbage (about 1 lb.), grated, and 1/2 cup chopped celery; toss to coat. Let stand 1 hour before serving, tossing occasionally. Serve with hot sauce.
Recipe: Memphis Slaw
Whisk together 1 Tbsp. light brown sugar, 2 tsp. kosher salt, 1 tsp. paprika, 1/2 tsp. dry mustard, 1/2 tsp. dried oregano, 1/2 tsp. freshly ground black pepper, 1/4 tsp. granulated garlic, 1/4 tsp. ground coriander, and 1/4 tsp. onion powder in a bowl. Whisk in 1/2 cup mayonnaise and 1/4 cup apple cider vinegar until sugar dissolves. Cut 1/2 head cabbage (about 1 lb.) into thick slices; cut slices crosswise. Fold cabbage, 1 cup diced green bell pepper, and 1 cup diced red onion into mayonnaise mixture until coated. Let stand 1 hour before serving, tossing occasionally.