A bowl of food on a table, with Coleslaw and Raisin

12 Coleslaw Recipes to Try

May 26, 2019

Everyone has tried the classic side dish, Coleslaw. With crunchy cabbage and a slightly sweet glaze, it graces almost every barbeque and makes an appearance on hotdogs, and pairs well with fish. I have gathered 12 of the most delicious and unique coleslaw recipes . You will love the new flavor ideas in this collection. I know you will want to try a few of these recipes. They take the classic side to a new level of delicious!

From almond raisin to Honey Sriracha Coleslaw, this collection has a variety that will please every palette. If you take a dish of any of these coleslaws to a gathering, be prepared to share the recipe!

Tasty Coleslaw recipe ideas

A bowl of food on a table, with Coleslaw and Raisin

Almond Raisin Coleslaw

Homemade coleslaw is easy to prepare, requires no cooking and can be made ahead of time. With a few simple mix-ins, you’ll have the best coleslaw recipe on the block! by Savory Experiments

Carolina Coleslaw 

A southern recipe that is light and tangy because it does not have mayonnaise in it. Instead, it gets its flavour from apple cider vinegar, oil and Dijon mustard by Comfy Abode

Pineapple Coleslaw

A favourite summer side dish inspiried by summer vacations to Panama City Beach and Pineapple Willy’s: Super Yummy Pineapple Coleslaw! by Our Thrifty Ideas

Buttermilk Coleslaw 

This refreshing buttermilk coleslaw recipe makes a great side to ribs and topping on a variety of sandwiches like hotdogs, burgers and pulled pork by Smart Savvy Living

Ramen Noodle Coleslaw 

Tangy, crunchy coleslaw with tons of flavour. A perfect side dish for cookouts and parties! by Dizzy Busy and Hungry

Italian Coleslaw

Italian Coleslaw is a twist on the classic backyard bbq side dish. Zesty & flavourful, this coleslaw recipe is sure to be a favourite all summer long by Kleinworth & Co

A plate of food with broccoli, with Coleslaw and Honey

Apple Pear and Cranberry Coleslaw 

If you are looking for a delicious fall twist on your coleslaw, you’ll love this Apple, Pear and Cranberry version! Crunchy, sweet and tangy- it’s the perfect side dish for so many occasions by Scattered Thoughts of a Crafty Mom

Asian Coleslaw

Asian Coleslaw with Thai Peanut Dressing in Wonton Cups is an easy side dish or appetiser for summer cookouts by Food, Folks and Fun

Greek Coleslaw 

Upgrade your BBQ with this flavour-packed Greek Coleslaw with Feta and Lemon! by Hello Little Home

Cashew Coleslaw

The ingredients sound like a strange combination but they blend together to make a fresh, delicious, summer salad that’s the perfect side dish for your grilled recipe by Dukes and Duchesses

Honey Sriracha Coleslaw 

Honey Sriracha Coleslaw. Impress your guests with this easy barbecue side salad. Creamy, sweet and spicy honey Sriracha dressing over healthy coleslaw salad by Plating Pixels

Classic Creamy Coleslaw

This Creamy Coleslaw is a super quick & easy side dish for your next picnic. There’s a secret ingredient that makes it better than any bottled dressing! by Tastes of Lizzy T

I think the Italian Coleslaw would be fantastic on a hot dog. The zesty flavours would be a welcome addition to a summertime staple. I believe my family would love cashew coleslaw; it looks it could steal the spotlight at any meal!

Which of these recipes would you like to try first? If you have a unique coleslaw recipe I would like to hear about it!

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  • Jenny May 27, 2019 at 7:23 am

    I love coleslaw but always buy it. I really need to try some of these at home.

  • Olivia Jade May 27, 2019 at 8:59 pm

    I would love to try the Italian Coleslaw xx

  • Stevie - A Cornish Mum June 1, 2019 at 6:36 pm

    I have no idea why I’ve never tried making my own coleslaw, as I love the stuff. I might give it a go 🙂

    Stevie x

  • Dannii June 2, 2019 at 12:47 am

    What a delicious selection to try. I love trying new coleslaws and pineapple in a coleslaw is a new one to me.

  • Nicolette Lafonseca June 3, 2019 at 10:23 am

    My OH always said he hated coleslaw but he had never had homemade now he loves it

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