Confetti Coleslaw with Creamy Pineapple Dressing

Some say don’t mess with tradition, but if we followed that rule all the time, think of all the innovative new things we’d miss out on trying. So, here’s a take on traditional coleslaw with pineapple that adds a few tweaks definitely worth taking a chance on. First of all, we put the pineapple right into the dressing and add toasted walnuts to give that well-worn flavor a nutty twist. Then, to achieve a party of color and springtime flavor, we add baby green peas and sliced DOLE® Green Onions to our convenient DOLE Classic Coleslaw. The results are both familiar and new, with a festive look that will undoubtedly lead to a new tradition suited to most any occasion.
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20mins
Serves 6
7.5 Total Vegetable Servings  
1 serving of vegetables is either 1 cup of vegetables or 2 cups of raw leafy greens
Family-Size

Recipe

Nutritional Info

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size 101g
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories from Fat 20
  • % Daily Value *
  • 3%
  • 0%
  • 0%
  • 4%
  • 0%
  • 3%
  • 8%
  • Sugars 6g
  • Protein 1g

*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs:

Calories: 2,000 2,500
Total Fat Less than 65g 80g
Saturated Fat Less than 20g 25g
Cholesterol Less than 300mg 300mg
Sodium Less than 2,400mg 2,400mg
Potassium 3,500mg 3,500mg
Total Carbohydrate 300g 375g
Dietary Fiber 25g 30g

Ingredients

  • 1 pkg. (14 oz.) DOLE® Classic Coleslaw
  • 1/2 cup frozen petite peas, thawed
  • 1/3 cup sliced DOLE Green Onions
  • Creamy Pineapple Dressing (recipe below)

Dressing

  • Whisk together 1 can (8 oz.) DOLE Crushed Pineapple, drained, 1/2 cup light mayonnaise, 1/3 cup chopped toasted walnuts, 2 tablespoons sugar, 2 tablespoons cider vinegar and 1/4 teaspoon ground black pepper.
  • Makes about 1 cup.

Directions

  • Combine coleslaw, peas and green onions in large bowl.
  • Toss with Creamy Pineapple Dressing, to taste.
  • Refrigerate leftovers.

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