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Marinated Slaw

ACTIVE TIME: 14 minutes
TOTAL TIME: 3 days 2 hours
Yield: 8 servings


  • 1/2 head Napa cabbage, shredded
  • 2 red bell peppers, thinly sliced
  • 2 green bell peppers, thinly sliced
  • 3/4 cup apple cider vinegar
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 tablespoon mustard seed
  • 1 teaspoon celery seed


  • Place the cabbage and salt into a large colander, toss to combine, and set in the sink to drain for 1 hour. Add the peppers, toss to combine, and drain for an additional hour. Rinse thoroughly under cool water for at least 1 minute, transfer to a salad spinner to dry. Transfer the mixture to a 1-quart canning jar with a lid.
  • In a small saucepan, bring the vinegar, sugar, mustard seed, and celery seed to a boil. Pour over the cabbage and the peppers. Store in the refrigerator for 3 days before serving. Keep in the refrigerator for up to 2 months.