Summer Cilantro Lime Slaw

Summer Cilantro Lime Slaw - Sometimes you just need some quick veggies. You want to add nutrition to your meal but you need it fast. This slaw is the perfect option! #RealFood #CleanEating #Zucchini #HealthyRecipes

 

Summer Cilantro Lime Slaw - Sometimes you just need some quick veggies. You want to add nutrition to your meal but you need it fast. This slaw is the perfect option! #RealFood #CleanEating #Zucchini #HealthyRecipes

 

Sometimes you just need some quick veggies to go on the side of a burger, a Baked Chicken Sandwich or some Meatless Sloppy Joes. You want to add nutrition to your meal but you need it fast. Well we’ve got you covered! This Summer Cilantro Lime Slaw is packed with both flavor and nutrition. It tastes amazing as a salad but you will for sure want to try it a few other ways too. On a wrap with rice, in a sandwich, on a shredded pork taco or even on a burger! This recipe is divers and definitely delicious!

Cabbage is good for your heart, can support digestion and help prevent cancer! It is also anti-inflammatory which is always a plus! (source)

Zucchini is a wonderful source of B vitamins, omega-3 fatty acids, zinc and magnesium, all of which help with healthy blood sugar regulation. Zucchini can also have anti-inflammatory benefits, anti-cancer benefits and antioxidant benefits. (source)

Cilantro can help rid the body of heavy metals, lower anxiety, improve sleep, settle an upset stomach and it’s good for your heart! This herb is a total powerhouse. (source)

Let’s eat some slaw!

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Summer Cilantro Lime Slaw

Ingredients

  • ¼ head green cabbage, shredded
  • ¼ head red cabbage, shredded
  • 2 carrots, spiraled
  • 2 small zucchini, spiraled
  • 8-10 radishes, sliced

Directions

Toss all ingredients together. Pour Cilantro Lime Dressing on top. Stir and serve.

 

Cilantro Lime Dressing

Ingredients

Directions

Place all ingredients into a bowl. Using an immersion blender, blend until smooth. Pour over slaw. If you don’t have an immersion blender you can pour all ingredients into a blender or Vitamix and blend until smooth.

For more delicious veggies make sure you try our Quick and Easy Bulgur Chickpea Salad, Super Food Wilted Salad, Perfect Protein Veggie Salad and Sweet and Savory Pear Salad. Yum!

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11 Comment

  1. I sure love the combination of your awesome salad! Thanks so much for sharing with us at Full Plate Thursday, your recipe is great! Hope you have a wonderful week and come back to see us real soon.
    Miz Helen

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  3. This looks a-ma-zing! It’s perfect for summertime. I will definitely try your recipe this weekend. #letsgetreal

    1. Easy Peasy Life Matters Easy Peasy Life Matters says: Reply

      We are so glad so you like it! Thanks for stopping by:) Have an awesome weekend!

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  5. i love the smell of cilantro and lemon. the two goes well together adding zest and freshness to the salad!

    1. Easy Peasy Life Matters Easy Peasy Life Matters says: Reply

      We agree, they are some of our favorites. Thanks for stopping by:)

  6. Ilka says: Reply

    Such a great Summer salad- plus all the healthy goodness of the cabbage! Pinning!

    1. Easy Peasy Life Matters Easy Peasy Life Matters says: Reply

      Thanks for Pinning! We are glad you liked it. Have a great weekend:)

  7. I have everything I need to make this– can’t wait to try it!

    1. Easy Peasy Life Matters Easy Peasy Life Matters says: Reply

      Thanks, it is a favorite around here!

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