Broccoli Salad with Bacon Raisins and Cheese

Recipe: Broccoli Salad with Bacon Raisins and Cheese

Summary: This salad has a perfect combination of everything: sweet and savory flavors, crunchy veggies and soft cheese, saltiness and smokiness from bacon, freshness and fiber from the vegetables!

If you like bacon, you’ll love this refreshing salad – it’s a great way to consume bacon in a healthier way. If you want to have more broccoli in your diet or just happen to have too much broccoli in your refrigerator, this is a delicious recipe to use it up and free up some space in your fridge!

Ingredients

    • 1 head broccoli, with leaves trimmed off
    • 6 to 8 slices cooked bacon, crumbled
    • 1/2 cup chopped red onion
    • 1/4 cup raisins
    • 1/4 cup cranberries
    • 8 ounces sharp Cheddar, cut into very small chunks
    • 3/4 cup or less mayonnaise
    • 2 tablespoons white vinegar
    • 1/4 cup sugar
    • Salt and freshly ground black pepper

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Preparation time: 20 minute(s)

Number of servings (yield): 6