Layered Broccoli Salad

Total Time

Prep/Total Time: 20 min.


8 servings

Updated: Jun. 28, 2023
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
Layered Broccoli Salad Recipe photo by Taste of Home


  • 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 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.

Nutrition Facts

3/4 cup: 209 calories, 12g fat (6g saturated fat), 27mg cholesterol, 222mg sodium, 19g carbohydrate (13g sugars, 3g fiber), 8g protein.