Quick and Easy Thai Style Coleslaw

Total Time
3hrs 5mins
Prep 5 mins
Cook 3 hrs

This is incredibly easy and fresh tasting. I usually substitute broccoli slaw for the cole slaw mix. Cook time is refrigerator time.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 16 ounces shredded coleslaw mix
  • 14 cup lime juice
  • 14 cup rice wine vinegar
  • 1 tablespoon Thai fish sauce
  • 2 tablespoons sesame oil
  • 2 tablespoons honey
  • 14 cup chopped peanuts
  • salt and pepper


  1. Place coleslaw mix or broccoli slaw mix in large bowl.
  2. In a separate bowl mix the lime juice, rice vinegar, fish sauce, sesame oil, honey and peanuts.
  3. stir until well blended.
  4. Taste and season with salt and pepper to taste.
  5. Add to the slaw mixture and toss gently to mix.
  6. Refrigerate for a few hours, stir occasssionally to allow flavors to blend.
Most Helpful

Such a good recipe...I substituted sesame seeds for peanuts but otherwise it was perfect...thanks for posting.

YummyInYourTummy May 22, 2008

I also used broc slaw and I used soy instead of fish sauce. Nice change of pace. Will make this again.

FLYing4Me March 04, 2006

Amazing! I also substituted broccoli slaw and I also substituted cashews for the peanuts. Great flavour and crunch! This will definitely be making more appearances on our dinner table!

DncPrncss82 January 03, 2006