Spicy Cabbage Salad

Spicy Cabbage Salad

Even if you don’t like things spicy, you can omit the jalapeno pepper and it’s still a great salad. Cabbage is known to help protect against cancer while spicy foods help boost your metabolism. Tossing this salad is easiest using two forks. - Jenny Jones

Prep Time: 10 minutes

Total Time: 10 minutes

Makes: 4 to 6 servings

Spicy Cabbage Salad


  • 2 Tablespoons fresh lime juice
  • 1 Tablespoon olive oil
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/8 teaspoon pepper
  • (a few drops of Tabasco – if you dare!)
  • Vegetables:
  • 3 cups shredded green cabbage
  • 1/2 cup diced green onion (white & green parts)
  • 1 seeded & sliced jalapeno pepper


  1. Combine dressing in a small bowl or cup.
  2. Place vegetables in a large glass bowl.
  3. Add dressing to vegetables and toss.

3 Comments on "Spicy Cabbage Salad"

  1. Johnson

    What no mayonnaise? I have to try this, for I really like cabbage slaw, Did not think you were allowed to make cabbage slaw without mayonnaise. The Mayo Police could be called you know!

  2. Ashley

    Good stuff! Perfect for a potluck.

  3. Emms

    Looks refreshing and good.

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