Coleslaw

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Coleslaw
Bowl'o'Coleslaw modified.jpg
A bowl of traditional Southern U.S. coleslaw
Origin
Alternative name(s)'Slaw
Place of originNetherlands, Germany
Details
TypeSalad
Serving temperaturecold or warm
Main ingredient(s)Cabbage and mayonnaise
Variationswithout mayonnaise (only oil, vinegar and spices)

Coleslaw is a salad that uses mostly cabbage and mayonnaise. Cream can also be used as dressing, and vinegar can be added as seasoning.

History[change | change source]

The word "Coleslaw" came from before 1800 from the Dutch word for cabbage salad.