The BEST Broccoli Cranberry Salad is just minutes away from being enjoyed. Whip together this mouthwatering broccoli salad that is sweetened with cranberries.
Broccoli Cranberry Salad
I love everything about this Broccoli Salad. To me, this combination of broccoli and cranberries is perfection. This creamy broccoli salad will remind you of warm spring and summer days, even when you eat it in the winter.
It is pretty amazing when food is so powerful it can drum up those warm and fuzzy memories! Have you tried broccoli salad before? If not, I am so excited that you are going to try it!
There are so many versions of this salad. You might have googled cheddar broccoli pasta salad, but there is not any pasta in this one!
But that’s a great idea. I might have to try that one day!
Any meat eaters in the house?
I heard that this cheddar broccoli salad is great topped with bacon. I mean, this vegetarian can not vouch for that, but that is what I’ve heard!
Broccoli Cranberry Salad Ingredients
Let’s talk about the ingredients. This easy salad contains minimal ingredients:
- dried cranberries
- red onion
Health Benefits of Broccoli
Broccoli is just simply delicious. Broccoli is part of the cruciferous vegetable family. So we are talking about cauliflower, brussels, kale and cabbage.
If you take a look one cup of broccoli, you will find 100% of your daily needs for vitamins C and K! Needing some vitamin A, folate and potassium? Broccoli has got you covered there too!
Broccoli Salad Dressing
The dressing of this broccoli cheddar salad is pretty easy to make and it tastes pretty amazing! I think you will be impressed! Just one taste and you will agree!
I made it with mayo, apple cider vinegar, and sugar. I like using it on other salads and even as a spread for sandwiches too.
Give it a stir and you are almost ready to enjoy! I hope you are getting hungry!
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Broccoli Cranberry Salad
- Fill a small bowl with water and soak red onions for 5 minutes. This will take some of the "bite"out of the onion! Then drain water.
- In a large bowl combine, broccoli, onion, cheddar and cranberries.
- In a smaller bowl combine mayo, ACV and sugar. Whisk to combine and add to broccoli mixture. Stir well.
- Chill for 45 minutes, stir again and serve! ENJOY!
All though this website attempts to provide accurate nutritional information, the information should only be considered an estimate. Varying factors such as different product types, different brands, etc. can change nutritional information. It is your responsibility as a consumer to read all labels to make sure the ingredients fit your dietary needs as well as calculate your own nutritional information as a double check.
Let’s talk! Leave me a comment telling me if you are a broccoli lover! Do you like the green stuff?