CREAMY KALESLAW

I love Coleslaw. Getting my kiddos to eat raw veggies, especially dark leafy raw veggies is challenging. Or should I say was a challenge until now. This Creamy Kaleslaw hit a home run with kiddos and mom approves!

Creamy and sweet, this delicious slaw inspired and adapted from Straight Up Food makes the perfect addition to any meal.  All whole plant-based ingredients with no added sugar or oil.

Kaleslaw makes the perfect side dish.  Try it with our Lentil Sloppy Joe, the Quick-Fix 2 Bean Burger, or the Carrot Dogs!

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CREAMY KALESLAW
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Prep Time 10 minutes
Passive Time 2:15 hours
Servings
sides
Ingredients
  • 1/2 cup Cashews, Raw
  • 1 cup Water (for soaking cashews)
  • 4 large Medjool Dates, pitted (at least 1/2 the length of pointer finger)
  • 3/4 cup Applesauce, Unsweetened
  • 2 Tbsp Dijon Mustard
  • 1 Tbsp Apple Cider Vinegar
  • 1 Tbsp Nutritional Yeast
  • 1 tsp Garlic, minced (or 1/2 tsp garlic powder, unsalted)
  • 1 tsp Celery Seeds
  • 12 oz bag Kale Slaw
Prep Time 10 minutes
Passive Time 2:15 hours
Servings
sides
Ingredients
  • 1/2 cup Cashews, Raw
  • 1 cup Water (for soaking cashews)
  • 4 large Medjool Dates, pitted (at least 1/2 the length of pointer finger)
  • 3/4 cup Applesauce, Unsweetened
  • 2 Tbsp Dijon Mustard
  • 1 Tbsp Apple Cider Vinegar
  • 1 Tbsp Nutritional Yeast
  • 1 tsp Garlic, minced (or 1/2 tsp garlic powder, unsalted)
  • 1 tsp Celery Seeds
  • 12 oz bag Kale Slaw
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Instructions
  1. Place cashews in a glass jar. Add hot water and set aside for at least 15 minutes.
  2. Drain the soaked cashews and add to a high-speed blender. Add the Dates, Applesauce, Mustard, Vinegar, Nutritional Yeast, and Garlic to the blender. Blend until completely smoothed.
  3. Add the celery seeds to the sauce. Pulse briefly. Do not over blend the seeds as this will result in the sauce having a bitter taste.
  4. Add the Kaleslaw to a large mixing bowl. Add the sauce and mix thoroughly using hands. Be sure to massage the Kale as mixing to help tenderize. Cover and chill for 2 hours to allow the Kale to wilt and the flavors to blend. Serve and Enjoy!

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    1. Awww, thank you so much, Ms. Juanita! So glad you enjoyed the Kaleslaw! Have a super fantastic day because you simply can! 🙂

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