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Bacon and broccoli salad

Category: food

  • Serves: 2-3
  • Time needed: 15 mins
  • Difficulty Easy


  • 1 large broccoli head
  • 1 pinch of salt
  • 1 packet of short rind bacon
  • 1/2 red onion, chopped
  • 1/2 cup of grated cheddar cheese
  • 1/4 cup of sour cream
  • 1/4 cup of mayonnaise
  • 1 tablespoon of white wine vinegar
  • 2 tablespoons of sugar


  • Step 1

    Cut off the stem of the broccoli and discard.

  • Step 2

    Cut the heads of the broccoli into florets. Place florets into a pan with water and boil with salt for 30 seconds.

  • Step 3

    Drain the broccoli and run under cold water. Drain again and set aside to dry.

  • Step 4

    Cook the bacon until crispy.

  • Step 5

    Add cooked bacon, cheese and onion to the broccoli bowl. In a bowl mix the sour cream, mayonnaise, and vinegar and sugar until well combined. 

  • Step 6

    Add the sour cream mixture to the broccoli bowl and mix well.

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