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The Oriental noodles are crunchy when you first make this cabbage salad. If you prefer softer noodles, chill the salad to give them time to absorb some of the soy-vinegar dressing.

Source: Better Homes and Gardens


Credit: Blaine Moats

Recipe Summary

20 mins
30 mins
10 mins
1 hr
Makes 8 side-dish servings


Ingredient Checklist


Instructions Checklist
  • Spread almonds and sesame seeds in a shallow baking pan. In a 300 degree F oven bake about 10 minutes or until toasted, stirring once; cool.

  • Meanwhile, for dressing, in a screw-top jar combine oil, vinegar, soy sauce, seasoning packet from noodles, sugar, and black pepper. Cover and shake well.

  • In a large bowl combine cabbage, green onions, raisins (if desired), and almond mixture. Break noodles into small pieces. Sprinkle onto salad.

  • Add dressing; toss gently to coat. Cover and chill in the refrigerator for 30 minutes or up to 4 hours. Makes 8 side-dish servings.

Sesame Chicken and Noodle Slaw:

Prepare as above, except layer 1-1/2 cups chopped cooked chicken or pork with the cabbage and onion. Continue as above. Makes 4 main-dish servings.Nutrition Facts per 2 1/4 cups: 523 cal., 37 g total fat (7 g sat. fat), 47 mg chol., 450 mg sodium, 28 g carbo., 6 g fiber, 24 g pro.Daily Values: 6% vit. A, 37% vit. C, 16% calcium, 16% ironExchanges: 1/2 Vegetable, 1 Starch, 2 1/2 Lean Meat, 7 Fat

Nutrition Facts

211 calories; fat 16g; saturated fat 3g; carbohydrates 14g; mono fat 7g; poly fat 5g; insoluble fiber 3g; sugars 4g; protein 4g; vitamin a 145.8IU; vitamin c 17.7mg; thiamin 0.1mg; riboflavin 0.1mg; niacin equivalents 0.6mg; vitamin b6 0.1mg; folate 32.3mcg; sodium 360mg; potassium 221mg; calcium 60.6mg; iron 1.1mg.