Broccoli & Bacon Salad

Broccoli & Bacon Salad Recipe

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Lana Shirey


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!


★★★★★ 1 vote

15 Min
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 Broccoli & Bacon Salad


  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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About Broccoli & Bacon Salad

Course/Dish: Other Salads
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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