Here is a quick, easy and refreshing cole slaw that is perfect for summer picnics and BBQ's or grilled foods.
Serves 2 – 3 however you can easily increase or decrease ll ingredients proportionally to fit your needs.
6 oz (1/2 bag) of pre prepared cole slaw salad mix
1 green onion, rinsed and sliced 1/8″ slices
1 tbsp. red onion, finely diced
1 orange, cut in slices with peep and pith removed (or 1 small snack sized container of mandarin oranges).
2 tbsp. dried cranberries
1/4 cup peanuts
1/4 cup * Asian Sesame dressing (Panera, ready made available at grocers)
pepper to taste
- In a medium bowl add cole slaw mix.
- Using a cutting board, slice the orange removing the pith and peel (or drain a snack pack ~1/2 cup of mandarin oranges, chop the green onion, red onion and add to the bowl.
- Add peanuts and dried cranberries to the bowl. Toss salad and serve.
- * To make the dressing homemade – Using a small bow add 1 part rice wine vinegar to 3 – 4 parts vegetable oil or x-tra virgin olive oil. Add honey, pepper and sesame seeds (to your taste) then whisk pour over the slaw mix, toss and serve.
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