Sweet and Creamy Coleslaw

There are so many great coleslaw recipes out there, ranging from tangy, to tart, and even spicy. But this recipe is for a classic simple and sweet coleslaw.

It's very similar to what you would find in most barbeque restaurants, and therefore pairs perfectly with the strong smokey flavors from the grill.


Sweet and Creamy Coleslaw

Sweet and Creamy Coleslaw

  • 1 (16 oz) Bag Shredded Coleslaw Mix
  • 2/3 Cup Miracle Whip
  • 3 Tbs Olive Oil
  • 1/2 Cup White Sugar
  • 1 Tbs White Vinegar
  • 1/4 Tsp Salt
  • 1/2 Tsp Poppy Seeds


  1. Place the coleslaw mix (or else your own shredded cabbage and carrots) into a large bowl.
  2. Whisk together the salad dressing, olive oil, sugar, vinegar, salt and poppy seeds in a medium bowl.
  3. Pour dressing mixture over coleslaw mix and toss to coat.
  4. Chill at least 2 hours before serving to let the flavors meld together.

Tip: Want an easy way to mix the dressing and coleslaw? Check out my video below. This tip is great for any time you need to mix salad greens with a lot of ingredients.