Packed with vitamin c thanks to all those fresh florets and coated in a smooth sauce this is the refreshing salad you never knew you needed in your life.
Focaccia bread pizza. Salty bacon red onion crunchy sunflower seeds and fresh broccoli are tossed in a sweet and sour dressing for this easy summer ready salad. Theres a reason its been a popular side dish for as long as i can remember and its equally appropriate for a casual cookout picnic or potluck as it is for a special holiday dinner like easter or christmas. The good news. The ingredients come.
This easy broccoli salad recipe with bacon is loaded with flavor but you can definitely customize it and make it your own. We cant think of a better picnic food lunch snack or side dish than this crunchy and creamy broccoli bacon salad. This broccoli salad with bacon is my idea of perfection. Sweet salty crunchy and smooth this broccoli salad with bacon definitely hits all of the taste and texture highlights to make your mouth happy.
Summer is coming thank goodness and that means its nearly barbecue season. Ive been making this great salad for many years. Broccoli florets are combined with onion craisins sunflower seeds and bacon and enveloped in a super creamy and perfectly tangy dressing. Here are a few more ideas.
Sunflower seeds or toasted pecans or walnuts can add flavor and crunch. Since there are only 2 of us i cut this recipe down by about 23. Its crunchy and full of flavor perfect for bringing to a barbecue or a side for any night of the week. Broccoli salad with bacon broccoli salad is a cold salad made with only a few simple ingredients.
The broccoli gets a big time flavor boost from bacon toasted pecans dried berries and a mayo dressing. I like to add loads of bacon craisins sunflower seeds apple chunks a little red onion and of course raw broccoli. Diced pre cooked bacon is an excellent time saver for this broccoli salad recipe. Add about 12 cup of julienned carrots to the salad to give the broccoli salad color and additional nutritional value.
This quick and easy broccoli bacon salad will convert all the broccoli haters into broccoli lovers after taking just one bite. Topped with crunchy sunflower seed and crispy bacon when you bring this dish to the potluck you can bet everyone is. Youll want to serve this family friendly broccoli salad with bacon year round.