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This Sweet Broccoli Salad is an easy, crunchy, and lightly sweetened side salad that's perfect for BBQs and more! Made with fresh broccoli, grapes, cheese, sunflower seeds, bacon, and a delightful dressing! Bring it to all your summer get-togethers!
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Broccoli Salad

This Broccoli Salad is an easy, crunchy, and lightly sweetened side salad that's perfect for BBQs and more! Made with fresh broccoli, grapes, cheese, sunflower seeds, bacon, and a delightful dressing!
Prep Time20 mins
Total Time20 mins
Course: Salad, Side, Side Dish
Cuisine: American
Servings: 10 people
Calories: 433kcal

Ingredients

  • 2 broccoli crowns
  • 1 3- ounce package pre-cooked bacon pieces*
  • 1/2 cup dry roasted sunflower seeds
  • 1 8- ounce block cheddar cheese diced
  • 1 cup red grapes chopped
  • 1 cup mayonnaise
  • 1/4 cup red wine vinegar
  • 1/2 cup granulated sugar

Instructions

  • Clean and cut broccoli crowns into small florets and add to large bowl.
  • Add the bacon pieces, sunflower seeds, cheddar cheese, and grapes to the mix.
  • In a small bowl, whisk together mayo and red wine vinegar.
  • Add dressing and sugar to the broccoli mix and toss until evenly coated.
  • Let chill in the fridge until ready to serve.

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Notes

  • You can cook your bacon up fresh if you prefer, use about 1/2 cup of bacon pieces.

Nutrition

Calories: 433kcal | Carbohydrates: 22g | Protein: 12g | Fat: 33g | Saturated Fat: 9g | Cholesterol: 43mg | Sodium: 417mg | Potassium: 508mg | Fiber: 3g | Sugar: 15g | Vitamin A: 1040IU | Vitamin C: 109.1mg | Calcium: 250mg | Iron: 1.6mg