Broccoli Apple Salad is a delicious combination of healthy fruits, vegetables and nuts. The creamy dressing adds the finishing touches to a family favorite. This salad is also great to take to a potluck or summer BBQ and is easy to prepare ahead.
Video recipe of Broccoli Apple Salad
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3 cups fresh broccoli florets
1/3 cup sliced or shredded carrots
1/4 cup diced red onion
2 medium apples, chopped
1/2 cup pecans, or walnuts, chopped
1/3 cup dried cranberries
3/4 cup mayonnaise
2 Tablespoons lemon juice
1 Tablespoon sugar or alternative sweetener
1 pinch of salt
Whisk together mayonnaise, lemon juice, sugar, and salt. Store in the refrigerator.
In a large bowl combine broccoli, carrots, red onion, apples, pecans, or walnuts, and the dried cranberries.
Toss the ingredients together until well distributed.
Store in the refrigerator until ready to serve.
Just before serving, add the dressing to the salad and toss to coat.
Store leftovers in the refrigerator.