{Recipe} Asian slaw with Thai peanut dressing
Jun 292014
 

This recipe for Asian slaw with Thai peanut dressing is guaranteed to delight your tastebuds! It’s full of flavor and crunch and well, basically it’s everything a good slaw should be!

I was eating at a local Thai place the other week and had to select a side dish to go with my entrée. As I was perusing the side dish options, I decided to try the Asian Slaw. It’s not something I usually go for (no idea why) and I was feeling a bit adventurous. Well, let me just tell you that it was sooo delicious. So crunchy, salty, sweet, spicy- amazing flavor!

So crunchy, salty, sweet, spicy- amazing flavor

I came home and knew I had to try to recreate that recipe for Asian slaw with Thai peanut dressing. I even made some improvisations based on what I had in my pantry that day. Let’s get to the recipe!

{Recipe} Asian slaw with Thai peanut dressing

Recipe for Asian slaw with Thai peanut dressing

Recipe for Asian slaw with Thai peanut dressing


Slaw Ingredients:

  • 1 cabbage, shredded thinly (I used a mandolin for nice, thin, even cuts!)
  • 1/2 small onion, sliced thinly
  • 4 stalks celery, sliced thinly
  • 1/2 cup dried cranberries (optional)

Dressing Ingredients:

  • 2 tbsp. creamy peanut butter
  • 1 tsp. soy sauce
  • 1 tbsp. thai chili vinegar
  • 1 tbsp. rice vinegar
  • 1/2 tsp. garlic powder
  • 1/4 tsp. crushed red pepper flakes (more if you like it extra-spicy)
  • handful of peanuts (optional)
  • Asian slaw dressing ingredients

    Asian slaw dressing ingredients

Directions:

  • Add cabbage, onion and celery to a large bowl.
  • Asian slaw

    Asian slaw

  • For the dressing, add all ingredients to a small mason jar, seal tightly and shake well. You could also whisk them together in a small bowl.
  • Pour dressing over the slaw ingredients. Toss well.
  • Asian slaw with dressing

    Asian slaw with dressing

  • Optional: Top with cranberries and/or peanuts for added textural intrigue.

Asian slaw with Thai peanut dressing

Asian slaw with Thai peanut dressing


Trust me, even if you’re not typically a slaw person, you really should try this recipe. You might just LOVE it!







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 June 29, 2014  Posted by

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