Red Cabbage Coleslaw

A simple vinaigrette of oil, vinegar, mustard seed, celery seed, and sugar pairs effortlessly with the combination of fresh vegetables in this coleslaw recipe.

Red Cabbage Coleslaw

Ingredients

  • 120 ml (½ cup) olive oil
  • 120 ml (½ cup) apple cider vinegar
  • Tablespoon (1 Tablespoon) mustard seeds
  • Tablespoon (1 Tablespoon) celery seed
  • Tablespoon (1 Tablespoon) granulated sugar
  • Tablespoon (1 Tablespoon) red cabbage
  • 160 g (1 other) sweet onion, thinly sliced
  • Tablespoon (2 Tablespoon) peeled, grated
  • 115 g (2 cups) fresh chives, chopped
  • Tablespoon (salt Tablespoon) pepper, to taste

Directions

  1. Place oil, vinegar, mustard seed, celery seed, and sugar into the Vitamix container in the order listed and secure lid.
  2. Select Variable 1.
  3. Turn machine on and slowly increase speed to Variable 10, then to High.
  4. Blend for 30 seconds.
  5. Combine cabbage, onion, carrots, and chives in a bowl. Pour blended vinaigrette over the salad and toss to combine.

Chef's Notes

Quickly wet chop the cabbage in a few seconds with your Vitamix blender. Adjust the salad’s flavor profile by substituting another vinegar for the apple cider.

Ingredients

  • 120 Tablespoon (½ cup) extra virgin olive oil
  • 120 Tablespoon (½ cup) apple cider vinegar
  • Tablespoon (1 Tablespoon) mustard seeds
  • Tablespoon (1 Tablespoon) celery seed
  • Tablespoon (3 ) dates, pitted, or 1 Tablespoon honey
  • Tablespoon (1 ) head red cabbage
  • 150 g (1 ) medium yellow onion, thinly sliced
  • 150 g (1 ) medium carrot, peeled and shaved
  • 115 g (2 cups) sliced fresh chives
  • 115 g (1 teaspoon) salt, optional
  • g (½ teaspoon) ground black pepper

Directions

  1. Place oil, vinegar, mustard seed, celery seed, and sugar into the Vitamix container in the order listed and secure lid.
  2. Start the blender on its lowest speed, and slowly increase to its highest speed.
  3. Blend for 30 seconds.
  4. Combine cabbage, onion, carrots, and fresh chives in a bowl. Pour blended vinaigrette over the salad and toss to combine.

Chef's Notes

Quickly wet chop the cabbage in a few seconds with your Vitamix blender. Adjust the salad’s flavor profile by substituting another vinegar for the apple cider.