Chow-Chow Slaw

by Rachael Ray Show Staff 3:00 AM, September 7, 2009

Aired September 7, 2009

Serves 4-6 servings
1 1/2 cups cider vinegar
1 cup sugar
1 tablespoon celery seed
1 tablespoon mustard seed
1 tablespoon ground mustard, divided
1/2 tablespoon turmeric
Salt and ground black pepper
1 small head green cabbage, finely chopped
1 large sweet onion, finely chopped
1 red bell pepper, chopped
2 tablespoons EVOO - Extra Virgin Olive Oil

In a medium-size saucepot, bring the cider vinegar, sugar, celery seed, mustard seed, 1/2 tablespoon ground mustard, turmeric, and 1 tablespoon salt to a boil.

Add the cabbage, onion, and bell pepper to the boiling vinegar mixture and cook for about 10 minutes. Remove from heat. Pour the mixture into a large bowl, toss with the EVOO and let cool in the fridge. The Chow-Chow can be stored in the fridge for up to 2 weeks in a sealed container.