Happy Slaw with Manny’s Ranch Dressing

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“In life, one is entitled to a side dish of either coleslaw or potato salad, and the choice must be made in terror, with the knowledge that not only is our time on earth limited, but most kitchen’s close at ten.”
Woody Allen, American Writer, Director & Actor

Happy Slaw with Manny’s Ranch Dressing

Serves 8
RANCH DRESSING: 2 garlic cloves, crushed * 225g (8oz) mayonaise * 115g (4oz) sour cream * 2 tbsp parsley, chopped * 2 tbsp dill, chopped * 2 tbsp chives, chopped * ¼ tsp paprika * 60ml (2 floz) milk * 1 tsp Worcestershire Sauce * ½ tsp white wine vinegar * 1 lemon, juice and rind * salt & freshly ground pepper

SALAD: 2 large carrots, grated * ½ white cabbage, shredded * 1 courgette, grated * 1 red onion, sliced * ½ red chilli, finely chopped

Make the dressing by mixing all the ingredients in a large bowl. Mix in the vegetables with the dressing. Cover and chill in the fridge for 2 hours before serving.

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