Grandmother's Coleslaw

Total Time
4hrs 10mins
Prep 10 mins
Cook 4 hrs

I had to estimate amounts, but this is the coleslaw that my Grandmother always made. It is a very simple recipe but is my favorite! I will admit that the carrots and celery seeds are my addition :-) but I hope that you enjoy this coleslaw as much as I do!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Combine cabbage and carrots in medium-large bowl.
  2. Mix mayonnaise, apple cider vinegar, sugar, and celery seeds together until smooth.
  3. Pour dressing over cabbage and mix until cabbage is well coated.
  4. Refrigerate for at least 4 hours.
  5. Serve!


Most Helpful

best coleslaw! its simple, easy to make and so delicious.

summerland June 09, 2008

i have made this and i love it,i believe it came from an old betty crocker book,i am a cole slaw fanatic,and try them all ,this is a wonderful basic slaw,and believe me ,no slaw is the sme same without celery seed.thanks for posting.

STARTERWIFE May 28, 2007

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