Asian Slaw

Tangy rice vinegar and soy sauce create a refreshing dressing for this Asian-style side dish.

Asian Slaw
Servings: 8 Prep 15 mins Cook 4 mins


  • 1/2 cup sliced almonds
  • 1 small head nappa cabbage (about 2 pounds), rinsed, loose leaves dicarded
  • 1 cup shredded carrots
  • 1 cup loosley packed basil leaves, rinsed and sliced into thin ribbons
  • 8 ounces sugar snap peas, trimmed
  • 1/3 cup rice vinegar
  • 2 tablespoons reduced-sodium soy sauce
  • 1 tablespoon sugar
  • 2 teaspoons sesame oil
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 cup vegetable oil

Make It

1. Place almonds in a small nonstick skillet. Toast over medium-high heat for 4 minutes, shaking pan, until lightly browned. Remove from heat; set aside.

2. Trim cabbage. Cut lengthwise into quarters, then crosswise into thin shreds; put in a large bowl. Add carrots, basil and peas. Toss to combine.

3. In small bowl, whisk together rice vinegar, soy sauce, sugar, sesame oil and salt. While whisking, add vegetable oil in a thin stream, until blended. Sprinkle almonds over cabbage mixture; drizzle slaw with dressing. Toss to combine and serve.

Nutrition Facts

Servings Per Recipe: 8; Amount Per Serving: cal. (kcal): 158, Fat, total (g): 11, chol. (mg): , sat. fat (g): 1, carb. (g): 9, fiber (g): 3, pro. (g): 4, sodium (mg): 123, Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.