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This summer slaw with mango, cucumber and cabbage pairs well with chicken.

Updated: Jul 5, 2023

Summertime means light, healthy fare that tastes delicious.

This recipe for mango cucumber summer slaw is the perfect side dish to chicken or any grilled protein.


½ large cucumber, split lengthwise, seeded and julienned

1 ripe mango, peeled and julienned

2 cups shredded cabbage

6 baby bell peppers

1 jalapeño pepper, seeded and julienned

⅓ cup roughly chopped mint or cilantro


¼ cup sesame oil

1 tsp kosher salt

1 Tbsp rice vinegar

1 Tbsp lime juice

½ Tbsp honey or granulated sugar

1 Tbsp sesame seeds

1 Tbsp coconut aminos or soy sauce

½ tsp fish sauce

Whisk dressing in bowl and chill for a short time (but do not make it a day ahead).

Add to salad mixture and enjoy!

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