Total Time
Prep 15 mins
Cook 0 mins

Don't you just love "Easy"? Get a head start by using packaged coleslaw mix located in the produce department at your favorite grocery store. Chill time is not included in the prep time.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 6 cups packaged shredded cabbage (coleslaw mix)
  • 1 cup celery, sliced
  • 1 cup sweet red pepper, chopped (you may use yellow or green or a combination of the 3)
  • 12 cup bottled Italian salad dressing
  • 1 -2 tablespoon brown sugar
  • 1 teaspoon celery seed


  1. In a lage mixing bowl combine cabbage, celery, and sweet pepper.
  2. Toss lightly to mix.
  3. In a small mixing bowl measure and stir together salad dressing, sugar, and celery seed.
  4. Add salad dressing mixture to cabbage mixture,tossing to coat.
  5. Cover and chill for 1 to 2 hours.
  6. Toss again just before serving.
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Really enjoyed making this very simple slaw, & the dressing was nicely dressed up with the addition of the celery seed & brown sugar (dark brown that I made up here in my kitchen) ~ It all gives slaw a nice new twist! Thanks for sharing the recipe! [Tagged, made & reviewed for one of my adopted orphans in the current Pick A Chef]