If you’re looking to make the very best coleslaw recipe, this copycat Chick-fil-A Cole Slaw is made for you! Creamy and delicious, it’s the perfect potluck recipe.
You know when you go out to a BBQ joint or a mom and pops restaurant and your meal is served with that sad little cup of coleslaw?
You didn’t ask for it.
You’re not paying for it.
And there is a really good chance it’s going to end up in the trash at the end of your meal.
But the coleslaw from Chick-fil-A is different. It’s delicious.
You need to order it as a side dish. It’s optional. You choose it and pay for it!
Sadly, though, they made an announcement and it is no longer available.
How to make the best Coleslaw Recipe
Fortunately, the kind people over at Chick-fil-A (seriously, no joke, it is their pleasure) have given the world their recipe.
So I made it, and loved it, and it tastes just like the original (well, I guess it IS the original). And thought I would share it with you in case you love coleslaw as much as I do! Here it is. in all it’s original glory.
Step 1: Whisk together the mayonnaise, vinegar, sugar, dry mustard, and salt in a mixing bowl until smooth and creamy!
Step 2: Add in shredded coleslaw mix and fold over until completely coated.
PRO TIP: The Chick fil A coleslaw recipe calls for two bags of shredded cabbage and 1/4 cup shredded carrots. I bought shredded coleslaw mix instead! Huge saver.
Step 3: Cover and refrigerate 2 hours, or overnight. Serve and enjoy!
The flavor of this coleslaw is perfect. Not too sweet, not too vinegary…it’s JUST RIGHT. Try it. You’ll see.
What you’ll need for Coleslaw recipe:
If you want a quick glance at what’s needed for today’s recipe, look no further. For the printable recipe with measurements, scroll all the way down!
- White Vinegar
- Granulated Sugar
- Dry Mustard
- Kosher Salt
- Shredded Cole Slaw Mix
More Potluck Recipes:
- Broccoli Salad
- Pistachio Salad
- Instant Pot Sloppy Joes
- Cucumber Salad
- Potato Salad
- Chinese Coleslaw
- 7 Layer Salad
- MORE Salads
If you're looking to make the very best coleslaw recipe, this copycat Chick-fil-A Cole Slaw is made for you! Creamy and delicious, it's the perfect potluck recipe.
- 1 cup mayonnaise
- 4 tsp white vinegar
- 1/4 cup granulated sugar
- 1/4 tsp dry mustard
- 1/4 tsp kosher salt
- 2 bags (14 oz each) shredded cole slaw mix
- In a large mixing bowl, whisk together the mayo, vinegar, sugar, dry mustard, and salt until smooth.
- Add in shredded cole slaw mix and fold over with spatula until completely coated. Cover and refrigerate 2 hours, or overnight.
- Serve and enjoy!
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 218Total Fat: 21gSaturated Fat: 3gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 17gCholesterol: 12mgSodium: 255mgCarbohydrates: 7gFiber: 0gSugar: 7gProtein: 0g
*Nutrition facts are an estimate and not guaranteed to be accurate. Please see a registered dietitian for special diet advice.
Recipe originally published January 21, 2016
The BEST Copycat Chick fil A Coleslaw recipe. Creamy and zesty just like you expect it to taste!