Apple Walnut Slaw

This refreshing side perfectly counterparts traditional holiday fare.

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“A co-worker shared this recipe with me. Now it’s a family favorite. Apples,
walnuts and raisins are a fun way to dress up coleslaw.”
— Joan H., North Richland Hills, Texas

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  • 6 cups shredded cabbage
  • 1-1/2 cups shredded carrots
  • 1 cup coarsely chopped walnuts,
  • 3/4 cup raisins
  • 1/3 cup finely chopped red onion
  • 3/4 cup mayonnaise


  • 3/4 cup buttermilk
  • 4 to 5 tablespoons sugar
  • 4-1/2 teaspoons lemon juice
  • 3/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 to 1/2 teaspoon pepper
  • 2 medium apples, chopped


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[step-item number=”1″ image_url=”” title=”” ]In a large salad bowl, toss the cabbage, carrots, walnuts,
raisins and onion.[/step-item]

[step-item number=”2″ image_url=”” title=”” ]In a small bowl, combine the mayonnaise,
buttermilk, sugar, lemon juice, salt and pepper.[/step-item]

[step-item number=”3″ image_url=”” title=”” ]Pour over cabbage mixture and toss to coat.[/step-item]

[step-item number=”4″ image_url=”” title=”” ]Gently fold in apples.[/step-item]

[step-item number=”5″ image_url=”” title=”” ]Cover and refrigerate until serving.[/step-item]


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