cold slaw vs cole slaw : Common Errors in English

About cold slaw vs cole slaw

The popular salad made of shredded cabbage was originally “cole slaw,” from the Dutch for “cabbage salad.” Because it is served cold, Americans have long supposed the correct spelling to be “cold slaw”; but if you want to sound more sophisticated go with the original.

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  1. We Love To Eat

    Bean-hole bean supper – Saturday, June 15, 4:30 p.m., United Church of Christ at North Gorham, corner of North Gorham and Standish Neck roads, Gorham. Three kinds of beans baked overnight in a hole, rolls, cole slaw, salads, brown bread, pies, coffee, tea or punch. $9, $4.
    on June 13, 2013 Source: American Journal

  2. Direct flights between Charleston, Dallas-Fort Worth take off

    CHARLESTON, W.Va. - With barbecue sandwiches, cole slaw and cowboy hats, Yeager Airport officials celebrated the first 49 passengers to come off American Airlines new daily direct flight between Charleston and the Dallas-Fort Worth International Airp...
    on June 13, 2013 Source: Charleston Daily Mail

  3. Free Press Test Kitchen recipe: Creamy Cilantro Slaw

    Put a different spin on cole slaw with this recipe that uses lime juice in the dressing and chopped cilantro in the salad.
    on June 11, 2013 Source: Detroit Free Press

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