Asian slaw is a kind of salad consisting of Asian vegetables. Asian slaw mainly contains shredded cabbage and carrot. It is also called coleslaw. Pepper, onion, grated cheese, vinegar and mayonnaise are some of the other ingredients that can be added to give variations to the Asian slaw. It is a versatile kind of salad that can form the base of many grilled meat and fish dishes. Asian slaw can be customized according to the taste by adding various Asian ingredients. Usually, all vegetables added in the Asian slaw are raw and the texture is crunchy. Due to the presence of many vegetables, Asian slaw is considered as a very healthy dish. Sprouts, soy, sesame and ginger can be added to make the dish heartier. Asian slaw can be served as a side dish.