Our BEST Broccoli Bacon Salad Recipe

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Our BEST Broccoli Bacon Salad Recipe

A crunchy creamy broccoli salad with a slightly sweet dressing. This dish pays homage to my Midwest upbringing where a plethora of different “salads” would be lined up at every potluck & sports party! 

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This recipe can be made ahead of time as early as the day before. Saving time on party prep so you can do more research for your fantasy team is never a bad thing.

What better way to eat vegetables then with bacon & cheese!  I guarantee this dish gets polished off at your next football party, potluck, or backyard BBQ!

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Our BEST Broccoli Bacon Salad Recipe

Best ever creamy crunchy broccoli salad recipe containing broccoli florets, crumbled bacon, chopped red onion, shredded cheddar cheese, mayo, white vinegar, and sugar.

A crunchy creamy broccoli salad with a slightly sweet dressing. What better way to eat vegetables then with bacon & cheese! I guarantee this dish gets polished off at your next football party, potluck, or backyard BBQ!

  • Author: Alaina Wilson
  • Prep Time: 1 hour 20 minutes
  • Cook Time: 0 minutes
  • Total Time: 1 hour 20 minutes
  • Yield: 7 cups 1x
  • Category: Salad
  • Cuisine: American
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Ingredients

Our best broccoli bacon salad recipe. A crunchy creamy broccoli salad with crumbled bacon, shredded cheddar cheese, and chopped red onion all tossed in a slightly sweet mayo, vinegar, and sugar dressing.
Broccoli Bacon Salad Ingredients

Broccoli Salad:

  • 3 cups of broccoli florets
  • 10 slices of chopped bacon
  • 1/2 cup diced red onion
  • 1 cup shredded cheddar cheese

Dressing:

  • 1 1/4 cup mayo
  • 2 1/2 tbsp white vinegar
  • 1/4 cup + 1 tbsp sugar

Instructions

  1. Cook 10 strips of bacon. After bacon is cooked chop bacon into small pieces.Cooking bacon for the best ever creamy crunchy broccoli salad recipe containing broccoli florets, crumbled bacon, chopped red onion, shredded cheddar cheese, mayo, white vinegar, and sugar.

Chopping bacon for a crunchy creamy broccoli salad with a slightly sweet dressing. What better way to eat vegetables then with bacon and cheese! I guarantee this dish gets polished off at your next football party, potluck, or BBQ!
2.  Combine broccoli florets, chopped bacon, diced red onion, & shredded cheddar cheese in a mixing bowl.

The best ever creamy crunchy broccoli salad recipe containing broccoli florets, crumbled bacon, chopped red onion, shredded cheddar cheese, mayo, white vinegar, and sugar.

3.  In a bowl combine mayo, sugar, & white vinegar & whisk together to blend dressing.

4.  Pour dressing mixture over broccoli salad.

The best ever creamy crunchy broccoli salad recipe containing broccoli florets, crumbled bacon, chopped red onion, shredded cheddar cheese, mayo, white vinegar, and sugar.

5.  Mix dressing & broccoli salad together.

6.  Put Broccoli Bacon Salad in refrigerator. Refrigerate at least one hour to overnight to let flavors meld.

The best ever creamy crunchy broccoli salad recipe containing broccoli florets, crumbled bacon, chopped red onion, shredded cheddar cheese, mayo, white vinegar, and sugar.

7.  Stir before serving.

Best ever creamy crunchy broccoli salad recipe containing broccoli florets, crumbled bacon, chopped red onion, shredded cheddar cheese, mayo, white vinegar, and sugar.

Keywords: Broccoli Salad, Broccoli Salad Recipe, Salad, Side dish, Potluck, Side dish recipes

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