March 28, 2024

Easy Broccoli Salad: A Tasty Twist on a Classic!


Hey salad fans! Get ready for a tasty treat with this fresh Broccoli Salad recipe. It’s easy to make and perfect for busy days. Plus, it’s a great way to make use of fresh broccoli or perfect to bring to a pot-luck


  • 1 lb. Bacon crumbled
  • 1 lb. Broccoli, fresh
  • ½ cup Dried Cranberries
  • ¾ cup Sunflower Seeds
  • 1 cup Mayo
  • 2 tsp Vinegar
  • ½ cup sugar


  1. Toss broccoli with bacon, cranberries and sunflower.
  2. Whisk mayo, sugar and vinegar.
  3. Toss in with salad 1-2 hours before serving and refrigerate.

Here are some ingredients you can add to switch up your broccoli salad

  1. Chopped nuts like almonds or walnuts for added crunch.
  2. Creamy diced avocado for a creamy texture.
  3. Sliced red onions for a zesty bite.
  4. Shredded cheddar cheese for extra richness.
  5. Sliced apples or grapes for a refreshing fruity flavor.
  6. Pumpkin seeds for a nutty taste.
  7. Cooked quinoa for added protein and texture.
  8. Diced bell peppers or cherry tomatoes for a burst of color and freshness.

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Broccoli salad with bacon