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Red Cabbage and Corn Salad

Refreshing and bright, this Red Cabbage and Corn Salad makes a perfect lunch or side dish. It comes together in minutes and is full of flavor!
Prep Time10mins
Total Time10mins
Course: Salad
Cuisine: American
Keyword: red cabbage salad
Servings: 4servings
Calories: 434kcal
Author: Tania Sheff


The Dressing:

  • 1/3cupgood-quality mayo
  • 1tbsp.lemon juice
  • 1/2tbsp.vinegarregular or apple cider
  • 1/2tbsp.sugar
  • 1/4tbsp.black pepper
  • 1/4tbsp.salt

The Salad:

  • 1small red cabbageabout 1 1/2 lbs.
  • 1can14.75 oz. Del Monte Golden Sweet Whole Kernel Corn
  • 1lb.of cooked chickenboiled, baked, or rotisserie


  • In a small bowl, mix all of the dressing ingredients together. Set aside.
  • Cut out the cabbage core. Gently remove 4-5 outer leaves, rinse, and reserve for later.
  • Quarter and finely shred the cabbage. Place it into a large bowl.
  • Cut the chicken into small, bite-sized pieces.
  • Drain the liquid out of the corn.
  • Add the chopped chicken and corn to the bowl with the shredded red cabbage, and pour the dressing on top. Mix well.
  • Divide the salad between the reserved leaves and serve immediately.



This salad could be prepared in advance. Store the prepared salad ingredients and the dressing separately in the refrigerator for up to two days. Add the dressing to the salad and mix well right before serving.


Calories: 434kcal | Carbohydrates: 21g | Protein: 38g | Fat: 18g | Saturated Fat: 3g | Cholesterol: 104mg | Sodium: 697mg | Potassium: 917mg | Fiber: 6g | Sugar: 11g | Vitamin A: 2365IU | Vitamin C: 120.9mg | Calcium: 120mg | Iron: 3mg