Real Recipes From Real Home Cooks ®

broccoli salad with raisins

(1 rating)
Recipe by
Susan Bickta
Kutztown, PA

I got this recipe from a friend way back in 1978! Sometimes when I make it, I "mix it up" by using a combination of broccoli and cauliflower and adding some toasted walnuts.

(1 rating)
yield 6 -8
prep time 10 Min
cook time 10 Min
method No-Cook or Other

Ingredients For broccoli salad with raisins

  • 2
    broccoli crowns, chopped
  • 2/3 c
  • 1/2 c
    diced red onion
  • 1/2 lb
    bacon, cooked crisp and crumbled
  • 1 1/2 c
    shredded sharp cheese
  • 1 1/2 c
  • 1/4 c
    cider vinegar (nore to taste)
  • 1/4 - 1/3
    cup sugar (more to taste)

How To Make broccoli salad with raisins

  • 1
    In a large bowl, combine the broccoli, raisins, onion, bacon and cheese. Toss gently to combine.
  • 2
    In a medium bowl, combine the mayonnaise, vinegar and sugar. (At this point, I taste the dressing and adjust to my taste.)
  • 3
    Pour dressing over broccoli mixture and toss to coat.
  • 4
    Transfer to a covered container and refrigerate 1-2 hours before serving.