clock clock iconcutlery cutlery iconflag flag iconfolder folder iconinstagram instagram iconpinterest pinterest iconfacebook facebook iconprint print iconsquares squares iconheart heart iconheart solid heart solid icon
Easy Coleslaw Recipe | what is coleslaw

BEST Coleslaw Dressing (Quick & Easy!)

  • Author: Sonja
  • Prep Time: 5 minutes
  • Cook Time: 0 minutes
  • Total Time: 5 minutes
  • Yield: 2/3 cup 1x


This homemade coleslaw dressing recipe is truly the best! It’s creamy with the ideal balance of savory and sweet, and it takes only 5 minutes to make.


  • 1/2 cup mayonnaise (vegan mayo as needed)
  • 2 tablespoons apple cider vinegar
  • 2 tablespoons maple syrup (or sugar)
  • 1/2 teaspoon dried dill
  • 1/2 teaspoon chili powder
  • 1 teaspoon kosher salt
  • Fresh ground pepper


  1. Whisk together all of the ingredients in a medium bowl. Keep whisking after the mayo gets lumpy, until the mixture comes to a creamy consistency. Store refrigerated.
  2. To make with coleslaw, combine the dressing recipe with 8 cups shredded cabbage and 1 cup shredded carrots, or approximately 20 ounces / 1.5 pounds of coleslaw mix. Head to our Best Coleslaw Recipe for more!
  • Category: Dressings
  • Method: Stirred
  • Cuisine: American

Keywords: Coleslaw dressing, Coleslaw dressing recipe, Homemade coleslaw dressing, Creamy coleslaw dressing, Easy coleslaw dressing