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Purple cabbage, apple and mint slaw | brightrootskitchen.com

Purple Cabbage, Apple and Mint Slaw

This quick Purple Cabbage, Apple and Mint Slaw makes the perfect summer side dish or a bright and healthy base for a dinner salad.
Course Salad, Side Dish
Cuisine American
Keyword apple slaw, cabbage slaw, coleslaw, purple cabbage slaw, red cabbage slaw
Prep Time 10 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes
Servings 4


  • 3 cups shredded purple cabbage I buy a head of cabbage and use a mandoline to slice it evenly
  • 1 green apple, sliced in strips
  • 2 tbsp fresh mint, finely chopped
  • 1 scallion, finely chopped
  • 1 lemon, juice only
  • 2 tbsp olive oil
  • 1 tsp red pepper flakes
  • salt and pepper to taste
  • 1 haas avocado peeled, seeded and sliced


  • Add purple cabbage, apple, mint, scallion, lemon juice, olive oil, red pepper flakes, salt and pepper to a large sealable plastic or glass container. Close and shake vigorously for 30 seconds.
  • Top with sliced avocado when you're ready to serve. Enjoy!