Nice way to use jalapeno from the garden. The peppers are sort of a pain to seed without cutting them lengthwise, so I'll probably do that next time. I used 5 peppers and seeded all of them. I let them sit in the lime mixture while prepping the rest of the ingredients. It came out to a nice level of spiciness.
This citrusy take on coleslaw is fresh and pleasantly spicy, making it an ideal side dish or burger or brat topping. Leave the seeds in more peppers for added fire, or seed all of them for a milder dish.
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Total: 1 Hour, 7 Minutes
- Calories: 71
- Fat: 5.2g
- Saturated fat: 0.7g
- Monounsaturated fat: 3.7g
- Polyunsaturated fat: 0.6g
- Protein: 0.9g
- Carbohydrate: 6.3g
- Fiber: 1.8g
- Cholesterol: 0.0mg
- Iron: 0.4mg
- Sodium: 198mg
- Calcium: 26mg
- 1/3 cup fresh lime juice
- 1 teaspoon sugar
- 3/4 teaspoon kosher salt
- 1/4 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
- 3 tablespoons olive oil
- 1/2 cup thinly vertically sliced red onion
- 1/2 cup coarsely chopped fresh cilantro
- 1 (16-ounce) package cabbage-and-carrot coleslaw
- 4 jalapeño peppers, halved crosswise
- 1. Combine first 4 ingredients in a large bowl, stirring with a whisk. Gradually add olive oil, stirring constantly with a whisk. Add onion, cilantro, and coleslaw. Thinly slice 1 jalapeño half crosswise (keeping seeds), and remove seeds from remaining jalapeño halves. Cut the remaining halves into thin crosswise slices. Add the jalapeños to onion mixture, and toss well to coat. Cover and chill at least 1 hour.
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