Keto Coleslaw

This is a simple and delicious coleslaw made using my Easy Homemade Mayonnaise. I also ‘quick-pickled’ finely chopped red onions (which add even more crunch) before stirring through freshly chopped parsley for additional fresh flavour! Hello low carb summer BBQs!

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Carbs 2.7g | Fat 16g | Protein 1.4g
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Keto Coleslaw

Deliciously creamy and zingy, this quick slaw is made using the soft inner leaves of Savoy cabbage and some quick-pickled red onion. Perfect as a side salad at your summer barbecue.
Course Salad, Side Dish
Cuisine General
Prep Time 15 minutes
Total Time 15 minutes
Servings 4 as as side salad


  • 30 g (1 oz) red onion, peeled and finely chopped
  • 1.5 TB white wine vinegar
  • 150 g (5.3 oz) Savoy cabbage (soft, inner leaves), thinly sliced
  • generous handful parsley, finely chopped
  • 60 g (2.1 oz) Keto Mayonnaise, Fats of Life recipe
  • 60 g (2.1 oz) sour cream
  • salt and freshly ground black pepper


  • Start with the onions, chop them very small and place into a bowl with the white wine vinegar. Set aside to lightly pickle while you slice the cabbage and chop the parsley.
  • Place the shredded cabbage and parsley into a large bowl.
  • In a bowl, combine the Keto Mayonnaise and sour cream. Add the onions - along with the vinegar. Season generously with salt and freshly ground black pepper and mix well to combine.
  • Pour the sauce over the cabbage and toss well to evenly coat the cabbage. Garnish with a little extra parsley if you are feeling fancy like I was.

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Calories: 161kcal | Carbohydrates: 2.7g | Protein: 1.4g | Fat: 16g

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Nutritional Information per serving
Calories                        161Kcal / 674kJ
Fat                                16g
Carbohydrates              2.7g
Protein                          1.4g

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  1. Hi, I bought your first book and love the recipes. I just found the website and really like some of the recipes to supplement the book, but I cant use a computer in my kitchen so need to print a copy to get it right. By disabling the usual print function (in order to try and save the planet) you have actually done the opposite as a simple 1 page set of instructions turns into a 7 page print full of adverts and unwanted text from my browser. I’ve tried to copy just the recipe text to notepad but this is disabled too. Please, please add a simple Print function.

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