Print Recipe
4 from 8 votes

Crunchy Asian Salad

This easy crunchy Asian salad has cabbage, carrots, green onions, cilantro, and a super flavorful homemade sesame ginger dressing.
Prep Time20 mins
Total Time20 mins
Total Cost: $7.26 recipe / $1.21 serving
Servings: 6 to 8


  • 1 recipe sesame ginger dressing $2.87
  • 1 small head red cabbage $1.92
  • 2 medium carrots $0.42
  • 1/2 bunch green onions $0.60
  • 1/2 bunch cilantro $0.65
  • 1 cup peanuts $0.80


  • Cut the cabbage into quarters and then cut off the core. Slice crosswise into very thin strips. Also slice the green onions. Peel the carrots and then grate them on a cheese grater. Pull the cilantro leaves from the stems.
  • Combine the shredded cabbage, green onions, carrots, cilantro, and peanuts in a large bowl and toss to mix. Pour the dressing over top and toss again. Serve immediately or refrigerate until ready to eat.