5 Best Broccoli Salad Recipes

September 6, 2011

An all-time American favorite, broccoli salad can take so many different forms! Naturally gluten free and packed with veggies, broccoli salad usually has a few basic components: broccoli (duh), dried fruit, nuts, often bacon and a dressing - usually mayonnaise based. Here are 5 tasty twists on this classic picnic salad to spice up your next gathering, family meal or cookout!

Broccoli Apple Salad with Bacon & Cherries
Sweet and salty, with a delicious crunch. Dairy free.

Grilled Broccoli Salad with Quick Pickled Shallots
Crispy grilled broccoli, faux-pickled shallots, red pepper flakes and rosemary make this an unforgettable picnic salad. Dairy free/vegan (sub. maple or agave for the honey).

Chicken and Roasted Broccoli Salad
With salty goat cheese and sweet bell peppers.

Broccoli Salad with Tahini Dressing
With cabbage, carrots and avocado! Be sure to use GF soy sauce in this protein-packed salad. Dairy free/vegan.

Rainbow Broccoli Salad
Green broccoli, red onions and raisins with a tasty buttermilk dressing.

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Natalie @ Perry's Plate's picture

Thx for featuring my Chicken & Roasted Broccoli Salad!