Betty's Version of Michelle's Mother's Coleslaw

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Feb. 05, 2016

Betty demonstrates how to make her version of Michelle's Mother's Coleslaw. This recipe was sent in by Michelle Ramsey of South Carolina. The recipe was created by her mother, Anna Lemmon, a beautiful Southern woman and great cook. Thanks, Michelle and Anna.


Cabbage head 1 Small
Tomatoes 1 1/2 Large , dice (or 3 medium tomatoes)
Chopped pimiento stuffed green olives 1/2 Cup (8 tbs) (You may increase this up to ¾ cup.)
Mayonnaise 3/4 Cup (12 tbs)
Olive juice 3 Tablespoon (from the jar)
Salt and pepper To Taste



Shred cabbage in a food processor and place in a large bowl. Add tomatoes and olives. 

In a small dish, mix mayonnaise, olive juice, salt, and pepper. 

Pour over vegetables and mix thoroughly. 

Cover with plastic wrap and chill until ready to serve.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Very Easy

Nutrition Facts

Serving size Complete recipe

Calories 1431Calories from Fat 1309

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 144 g221.5%

Saturated Fat 11 g55%

Trans Fat 0 g


Sodium 3820 mg159.17%

Total Carbohydrates 34 g11.3%

Dietary Fiber 9 g36%

Sugars 15 g

Protein 6 g12%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet