Reader Nora Henshaw adds crunch to her coleslaw with a toasted peanut variation.
Southern Living APRIL 2007
1. Crisp bacon slices according to package directions.
2. Whisk together mayonnaise, sugar, and vinegar in a large bowl. Crumble bacon, and add to mayonnaise mixture in bowl. Add coleslaw mix and salt and pepper to taste; toss to coat. Cover and chill at least 1 hour or up to 8 hours. Serve with a slotted spoon.
Note: For testing purposes only, we used Hormel Fully Cooked Bacon.
Creamy-Crunchy Coleslaw: Heat 1/4 cup chopped lightly salted peanuts in a small skillet over medium-high heat, stirring often, 2 minutes or until lightly toasted. Let cool 15 minutes. Prepare recipe as directed, adding peanuts before chilling. Prep: 15 min., Cook: 2 min., Cool: 15 min., Chill: 1 hr.
Go to full version of