Bodacious Broccoli Salad

A slightly healthier version of broccoli salad, but absolutely divine. At our house we ALL love ‘trees’ so this never lasts long. It’s better the next day, so make ahead!

Bodacious Broccoli Salad

A slightly healthier version of broccoli salad, but absolutely divine. At our house we ALL love ‘trees’ so this never lasts long. It’s better the next day, so make ahead!
Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time15 mins
Total Time30 mins
Course: Side Dish
Cuisine: American
Diet: Gluten Free
Keyword: allium free, corn-free, nightshade free, quick & easy, soy free
Author: Dimples

Ingredients

  • 8 slices bacon chopped
  • 2 heads fresh broccoli chopped (1 pkg frozen broccoli)
  • 1 1/2 cups sharp Cheddar cheese shredded
  • 2/3 cup plain low fat yogurt
  • 1/2 tablespoon fresh horseradish shredded
  • 1/4 cup red wine vinegar
  • 1/8 cup white sugar
  • 2 teaspoons ground black pepper
  • 1 teaspoon salt

Instructions

  • Place bacon in a large, deep skillet. Cook over medium high heat until evenly brown.
  • If using fresh broccoli; blanch quickly.
  • If using frozen broccoli, defrost and gently squeeze to remove excess water.
  • In a large bowl, combine broccoli, cheese, bacon and onion.
  • Prepare the dressing in a small bowl by whisking together the red wine vinegar, sugar, pepper, salt, and yogurt. Combine dressing with salad, toss well.
  • Cover, and refrigerate until ready to serve.
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