I’m cooking ribs and coleslaw for the 4th of July at my house today since I’m heading to the lake tomorrow. I wanted to make a really easy, but delicious, light coleslaw. I had a great idea that made my life oh so simple. Recently, I bought some new spices from Penzeys, (when I went to get a present for someone else-you know how that goes). I tried the “Country French Vinaigrette” dry spice mix which works great in this 15 Minute Summer Coleslaw. This recipe was a huge hit with everyone, including the kids.
Note: In Birmingham, Alabama, the Penzeys is located in Homewood.
15 Minute Summer Coleslaw
6 to 8 servings
2 tablespoons "Country French Vinaigrette dry spices (from Penzeys)
2 tablespoons water
1/4 cup red wine vinegar
1/4 to 1/3 cup olive oil
1 (16-ounce) package shredded coleslaw (green and red cabbage)
1 cup shredded carrots
1/2 cup each diced red and green bell pepper
1/2 cup thinly sliced radishes
1. In a small bowl, combine spice mix and water; let stand 5 minutes. Whisk in red wine vinegar and olive oil, mixing well.
2. Combine slaw, carrots, bell pepper and radishes, tossing well. Add vinaigrette, mixing well. Cover and chill at least 2 hours.