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Raw Kohlrabi Salad

5 kohlrabi recipes

Published: July 18, 2020 at 2:24 pm

You can find kohlrabi all year round, but it's at its best in winter. Leave it raw and slice or shred it to make crisp and fresh salads and slaws

Looking for the best kohlrabi recipes? Want some tips for making a kohlrabi salad or slaw? Try our ideas below, then check out more great salad recipes. Look out for kohlrabi in veg boxes and greengrocers – it looks like a pale green turnip and is a member of the cabbage family.


When is kohlrabi in season?

UK kohlrabi season starts in August and ends in November.

Kohlrabi recipes

Kohlrabi salad with apple

Crisp and fresh raw kohlrabi is joined by slices of apple in this fresh and vibrant salad. A quick and easy starter or side for vegetarian entertaining.

Raw Kohlrabi Salad

Kohlrabi salad with crab

Check out our punchy Thai-inspired salad recipe which pairs kohlrabi with crab. This simple salad is easy to make, low in calories and ready in just 15 minutes.

Thai Crab Salad Recipe with Kohlrabi

BBQ pork buns with kohlrabi slaw

Crisp, raw kohlrabi is the perfect pairing for succulent, rich slow-cooked meat. These buns are a great way to feed a crowd for a weekend get-together.

Spicy BBQ pork buns with kohlrabi slaw

Soy-braised chicken with kohlrabi salad

We've come up with a punchy kohlrabi salad to go with sticky, succulent chicken. This easy recipe is both sweet and salty, and makes for a flavoursome midweek meal.

Soy Sauce Braised Chicken with Kohlrabi

Kohlrabi remoulade

kohlrabi makes a fantastic remoulade, which is usually made with celeriac but works a treat here with this combination of celery and kohlrabi and goes particularly well with smoked salmon.

Kohlrabi Remoulade Recipe

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