Best Cole Slaw

Mary Lee


I think I finally got it right this time. Family and friends love it. Closest I've come to imitating KFC slaw.

★★★★★ 1 vote
8 servings
20 Min
No-Cook or Other


1 small head cabbage finely shredded
1 grated carrot (med to lrg)
1/3 small yellow onion diced very small ( or 4 green onions diced with some of the green stems)
1/3 cup of milk
2 level tbs white vinegar
2 tbs white sugar* (may substitute with 2 - 3 packets of sweet n low )
3 heaping tbs mayonnaise ( not salad dressing)
1 tbs lemon juice
salt / pepper to taste


1Add milk , mayo, lemon juice , vinegar and sugar to cabbage, carrot and onion blend. Salt and pepper if desired ... Mix well.
Refrigerate for 3 - 4 hours , stirring a couple of times in between including stirring before serving.
2Note: you can add more or less sugar depending on how sweet you like it ... also more or less mayo ... you be the judge.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Other Salads
Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtag: #cabbage-slaw