Examples from the Web for coleslaw
Fried catfish, French-fried potatoes, hush puppies, coleslaw, all in the center of the table.
On average, each tiny serving of coleslaw or potato salad packs around 300 calories and more than a dozen grams of fat.
There were gallons of potato salad and coleslaw, mountains of rolls, barrels of punch, and enough hot dogs to feed a small army.The Blue Ghost Mystery|Harold Leland Goodwin
British Dictionary definitions for coleslaw
Word Origin for coleslaw
Word Origin and History for coleslaw
also cole-slaw, cole slaw, 1794, American English, partial translation of Dutch koolsla, from kool "cabbage" (see cole) + sla "salad" (see slaw). Commonly cold slaw in English until 1860s, when Middle English cole "cabbage" was revived.