Sweet and Crunchy Salad

The dressing is sweet and the salad is crunchy - hence the name of this tasty salad. A bit of sugar sweetens the herbed vinegar and oil dressing, and sunflower seeds, ramen noodles, cashews, and water chestnuts add the crunch in the coleslaw salad.

Place noodles in a bowl of warm water and soak for 15 minutes or until soft. Whisk together the oil, sugar, vinegar and seasoning packs. Drain the noodles and combine in a large bowl with the...


  • 2 (3 ounce) packages chicken flavored ramen noodles
  • 1/2 cup vegetable oil
  • 1/2 cup white sugar
  • 1/3 cup white wine vinegar
  • 1 (16 ounce) package shredded coleslaw mix
  • 1 (11 ounce) can mandarin oranges, drained and sliced
  • 1 (8 ounce) can water chestnuts
  • 1 bunch green onions, chopped
  • 1/2 cup sunflower seeds
  • 1/2 cup cashews

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