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Tuesday, June 2, 2009

Tempt My Tummy: Broccoli Salad

Blessed with Grace

I'm really hungry for this today... I think it's just one of those recipes that screams "SUMMER" to me. We'll be having this for supper tonight along with some cheap steaks... or maybe pork chops... or whatever I find a good deal on at the grocery store! ;)

Broccoli Salad
1 head broccoli, chopped
1 cup shredded cheddar cheese
(I prefer the Kraft crumbles if available- they seem to go better with the bulky veggies in this salad.)
8 slices bacon, cooked and crumbled
1 red onion, chopped

Combine all ingredients in a large bowl.
In a small bowl (or large measuring cup) combine the following:

1 cup mayo (I almost always use fat-free.)
1/2 cup sugar
1 tablespoon red wine vinegar

Toss the salad with the dressing and chill until serving time.

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9 comments:

  1. Yum! I've had this salad with some raisins in it, too, and it gives it that yummy little sweetness that hits the spot! :)

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  2. This sounds great. I love crunchy veggie salads. This salad just screams summer. And I am glad it does not have raisins. This will be on my to try list.

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  3. Yum! I saw a similar recipe on another site. It sounds so summery, I will have to try it. Thanks!

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  4. Broccoli salad is one of my very favorites! Sounds yummy with the cheese, I'll have to try that next time.

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  5. Yum!! I've had something similar, only with bacon bits. SOOOO good! You're right. It's a perfect summer recipe.

    Thanks for sharing!

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  6. My family loves this salad!

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  7. Mmmm...I have this same recipe and LOVE it - I add cauliflower to mine for some color and it is so GOOD!!!

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  8. This sounds so yummy! I think I'll add this to our menu this week. TFS

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