Broccoli & Bacon Salad

★★★★★ 1 Review
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By Lana Shirey
from Silver City, NM

This is always a hit when I take it on church picnics, potlucks or family gatherings! The crisp, salty bacon with the tang of sour cream and swiss cheese hits the sweet of raisin and onion making one awesome salad!

serves 6-8
prep time 15 Min
cook time 10 Min


  •   2 bunch
    fresh broccoli, large bunches
  •   1/2
    purple onion
  •   1 lb
    bacon (peppered is best)
  •   1 1/2 c
    grated swiss cheese
  •   1/2 c
  •   1/2 c
    sour cream
  •   1/2 c
    raisins (optional)
  •   1/2 c
    sunflower seeds

How To Make

  • 1
    Cut the broccoli into flowerettes. Dice the onion. Chop bacon into small pieces and cook until crisp. Drain. Grate the swiss cheese.
  • 2
    In large bowl, add broccoli, onions, cheese, raisins, and sunflower seeds. Add the sour cream and mayo. You may need more, adjust according to taste. Add crumbled bacon before serving to retain crispiness.

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