Southern Hot Slaw

June 12, 2022 By: Comments
Tagged: Southern Southern. Summer Dinner Summer Dinner. Bacon Bacon. Bell Pepper Bell Pepper. Carrots Carrots. Vegetables Vegetables. Cole Slaw Cole Slaw. National Bacon Day National Bacon Day. Sides Sides. Labor Day Labor Day. 4th of July 4th of July. Cabbage Cabbage. Syrups & Flavorings Syrups & Flavorings. Local Goodness Local Goodness. Memorial Day Memorial Day. Onions Onions. Vegetable Sides Vegetable Sides. Sugar Sugar.
15 Minutes
45 Minutes
Who knew you could make coleslaw with whiskey! You can with this traditional easy Kentucky hot slaw that's great for picnics and cookouts. Try it now!


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  1. In a large skillet, cook the bacon until crispy. Remove from the skillet, drain on paper towels, and crumble.
  2. In the same skillet with the bacon fat, cook the onions, the red peppers, and the green peppers. Cook until softened.
  3. Add in the carrots and the cabbage and cook another 5 minutes. Stir in the apple cider vinegar, the brown sugar, the onion powder, the garlic powder, the maple syrup, the celery seed, the salt, the pepper, and the crushed red pepper flakes. Stir until everything is thoroughly coated.
  4. Serve on a platter and top with the bacon.