Sesame cabbage slaw recipe for a tasty side dish
Give cabbage a delicious new twist with our tasty slaw recipe. The perfect acompaniment to Asian-inspired dishes or outdoor gatherings, our cabbage sesame slaw is sure to go down a treat with the whole family.
Cabbage belongs to the Brassica genus and is closely related to other veggie favourites including broccoli, Brussel sprouts and cauliflower. A wellbeing staple, cabbage is high in nutrients and well worth adding to savoury dishes. It’s high in vitamin C, a powerful antioxidant for supporting the immune system and helping to keep cells healthy. This helpful vitamin also works to mop up damaging free radicals that our body produces as a natural part of metabolism.
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- 10 tbsp sesame oil
- 1 lime, juiced
- 2 tbsp dark soy sauce
- 6 tbsp toasted sesame seeds
- 1 medium white cabbage, shredded
- 20g coriander, finely chopped
- 20g dill, finely chopped
- 100g almonds (or peanuts), toasted and roughly chopped
- In a large bowl, mix the oil, lime juice and soy sauce. Stir with a fork until the dressing is emulsified.
- Add the rest of your ingredients to the bowl, toss the slaw and serve.