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Layered Broccoli Salad Recipe

Layered Broccoli Salad Recipe

Everyone enjoys this simple salad with dinner. The layers look festive, and the crisp broccoli, sunflower seeds and bacon are a nice contrast to the chewy bits of dried cranberries.—Darlene Brenden, Salem, Oregon
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 20 min. YIELD:8 servings


  • 6 cups chopped fresh broccoli florets
  • 1 small red onion, thinly sliced
  • 2/3 cup dried cranberries
  • 1/2 cup plain yogurt
  • 2 tablespoons mayonnaise
  • 2 tablespoons honey
  • 2 tablespoons cider vinegar
  • 1-1/2 cups (6 ounces) shredded cheddar cheese
  • 1/4 cup sunflower kernels
  • 2 bacon strips, cooked and crumbled


  • 1. In a large glass bowl, layer the broccoli, onion and cranberries. Combine the yogurt, mayonnaise, honey and vinegar; drizzle over salad. Sprinkle with cheese, sunflower kernels and bacon. Yield: 8 servings.

Nutritional Facts

3/4 cup equals 209 calories, 12 g fat (6 g saturated fat), 27 mg cholesterol, 222 mg sodium, 19 g carbohydrate, 3 g fiber, 8 g protein.