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broccoli and fruit salad

Recipe by
Janet Crow
Quinwood, WV

My family always enjoys a broccoli salad, but when I underwent chemo and radiation a few years back I started adding the fruit to it to help keep me going between treatments. This salad is refreshing and filling and perfect for a hot Summer day.

yield 5 -6
prep time 10 Min
method No-Cook or Other

Ingredients For broccoli and fruit salad

  • 3
    strips of bacon, cooked and crumbled
  • 1 md
    head broccoli, florets removed
  • 1 lg
    sweet apple, chopped
  • 1/2 c
    chopped sweet onion
  • 11 oz
    mandarin oranges, drained
  • 1/2 c
  • 1/3 c
    shredded cheddar cheese
  • 1/2 c
  • 1 Tbsp
  • 1/2 Tbsp
    rice vinegar

How To Make broccoli and fruit salad

  • 1
    In a bowl combine the first 7 ingredients. Whisk together the mayo, sugar and vinegar and pour over the broccoli mixture. Toss to coat well. Cover and place in the fridge for 1 hour before serving.