Copycat Chick-fil-A® Slaw

Very close to the slaw you get at Chick-fil-A®.

Copycat Chick-fil-A® Slaw Ingredients

The following are the ingredients needed to make delicious Copycat Chick-fil-A® Slaw for 8 servings:

  • Dressing:
  • 1/2 cup buttermilk
  • 1/2 cup mayonnaise
  • 1/3 cup white sugar
  • 2 tablespoons lemon juice
  • 2 tablespoons white vinegar
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/8 tablespoon ground black pepper
  • Slaw:
  • 1 small head cabbage, finely shredded
  • 1 small carrot, finely shredded

Copycat Chick-fil-A® Slaw Cooking Instructions

  • Prep10m
  • Cook-
  • Ready In40m

To cook Copycat Chick-fil-A® Slaw, you need about 10 minutes of preparation time. The following are the steps to cook Copycat Chick-fil-A® Slaw easily:

  1. 1 Whisk buttermilk, mayonnaise, sugar, lemon juice, vinegar, salt, and pepper together in a bowl.
  2. 2 Toss cabbage and carrot together in a large bowl. Drizzle dressing over the cabbage mixture; toss to coat.
  3. 3 Cover bowl with plastic wrap and refrigerate until chilled, at least 30 minutes.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 163 calories; 11.2 grams of fat; 15.7 grams of carbohydrates; 1.9 grams of protein; 6 milligrams of cholesterol; 260 milligrams of sodium.

  1. Jul 8th 2016


  2. Mar 23rd 2016

    great base recipe - I did put a little less than the 1/3 cup and it was sweet enough. I used apple cider vinegar because I was out of regular vinegar and it worked out!

  3. Nov 18th 2015

    Classic coleslaw! Save yourself a lot of hassle and buy a bag of slaw mix. I was looking for slaw that would taste like your run-of-the-mill, creamy, tangy, crispy slaw to use to top pulled ...

  4. Sep 15th 2014

    We do like Chick-fil-A® slaw, and this is close. We found the dressing to be a little thinner than the original. If you like a creamy base slaw, this is a good recipe, and one I will be us ...

  5. Aug 4th 2014

    Great cole slaw dressing recipe! This now replaces the dressing that I had always made. For extra color and crunch I add some finely diced green pepper (or red) and a tad of finely diced on ...

  6. Jul 5th 2014

    This was very good, and is pretty close to the slaw from Chick-Fil-A®. If you like their slaw, you'll like this!

  7. Jan 15th 2014

    Delicious! I've never had Chik-Fil-A's slaw, but we loved this one. It is more on the sweeter side and has a thinner dressing as lutzflcat mentioned. This actually sort of reminded me of KFC ...

  8. Jan 11th 2014

    Gotta say, this is pretty darn close. My cole slaw typically has a thicker dressing, but the restaurant slaw doesn't, so this one is spot on. Followed the recipe to the letter, and this is ...

  9. Dec 21st 2013

    I make this but I never have buttermilk. So for the half cup of milk I add one tsp. white vinegar and let it rest five minutes. Or double the recipe if needed. Also for extra crunch if I hav ...