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Apr 01 2014
4 years ago
3:48 PM MST

Bacon Broccoli Salad Recipe (Simple & Yummy!)

Apr 01, 2014 @ 3:48 PM MST
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 Today, I’m sharing a super simple and delicious side dish perfect for any gathering, holiday event, or even the regular weeknight dinner! This bacon broccoli salad is a family favorite recipe from my mother in law and it is always the first side dish to disappear at any family BBQ.

Bacon Broccoli Salad

1 large head of broccoli, chopped
6 slices of bacon, cooked and chopped
1 cup real mayonnaise
1/4 cup sugar
2 tablespoons apple cider vinegar
1/2 cup sunflower seeds
1/2 cup raisins
1/2 cup cheddar cheese, shredded
5 green onions chopped (optional and not shown because I forgot them – woops!)

How to make Broccoli Salad

Directions:

Cook your bacon and chop it up. Also chop the broccoli. For the dressing, dissolve sugar and vinegar, then stir in mayonnaise.  In a large bowl mix broccoli, bacon, sunflower seeds, raisins, cheddar cheese, and onions. Pour dressing over salad and mix well. Let chill an hour before serving, and enjoy!

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We love this salad because it’s simple to make, has a great flavor, and always comes out delicious. And, it’s a perfect way to use the big 3 lb. bag of fresh broccoli found at Costco and typically priced around $5. You can even make this salad a day ahead as it keeps well – just consider keeping the dressing separate and putting it on about an hour before serving.

Written by Lina for Hip2Save. Lina is a proud mom of 2 small kids who loves photography, all holidays, cooking, thrift store makeovers, bargain shopping, and DIY makeovers. Her goal is to create a beautiful life and stylish home on a dime! To see all of Lina’s recipes created just for Hip2Save, click here.

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