Cool, crunchy Celery Root, Apple and Walnut Coleslaw |

Celery root, apple and walnut salad

Is it a salad or is it a coleslaw? Either way don’t judge this odd-shaped root vegetable from the outside because it is actually one of the best vegetables for cooking or eating raw. Celery root has a slight celery flavor and a bit nutty too, has a long shelf-life, is low in calories and high in a number of nutrients like vitamin K. Make this very simple coleslaw made of celery root, apples, and walnuts for an amazingly delicious addition to your Thanksgiving table. Because every Thanksgiving feast needs a cool, crunchy salad like this Celery Root, Apple, and Walnut Salad to balance the rich casseroles.

Celery Root, Apple, and Walnut Salad
Serves: 4
  • ½ celery root
  • 2 apples
  • ⅛ cup fresh lemon juice (taken from 1⁄2 lemon)
  • ¼ cup mayonnaise
  • ¾ teaspoon sugar
  • Salt
  • Pepper
  • ⅓ cup walnuts
  1. Peel and julienne the celery root and apples then immediately mix them with the lemon juice so that they don’t turn brown.
  2. Add the mayonnaise, sugar, salt and pepper. Adjust the taste.
  3. Add the walnuts then mix.
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