BROCCOLI SALAD WITH SUNFLOWER SEEDS AND CRANBERRIES -

BROCCOLI SALAD WITH SUNFLOWER SEEDS AND CRANBERRIES

Broccoli Salad With Sunflower Seeds And Cranberries
Broccoli Salad With Sunflower Seeds And Cranberries

Ingredients Broccoli Salad With Sunflower Seeds And Cranberries

  • 4 1/2 cups fresh broccoli, cut into small florets
  • 5 slices of bacon, cooked and crumbled
  • 1/4 cup finely chopped red onion
  • 2/3 cup dried cranberries
  • 1/2 cup sliced ​​almonds
  • 1/3 cup roasted sunflower seeds
  • 1 cup very small diced cheddar cheese (or shredded if you prefer) let’s discuss in detail Broccoli Salad With Sunflower Seeds And Cranberries

For the dressing

  • 2/3 cup mayonnaise
  • 1 tablespoon apple cider vinegar
  • 3 spoonfuls of sugar
  • Zest of 1 small lemon
  • Peel of 1/2 orange
  • 1-2 tablespoons freshly squeezed lemon juice
  • 1/2 tablespoon of poppy seeds
  • 1 pinch of black pepper

Preparation of Broccoli Salad With Sunflower Seeds And Cranberries

1ST STEP

  • Bring a pot of water to a boil and chop the broccoli into very small florets; Reserve. Then fill a large bowl with cold water and a cup with ice.
Broccoli Salad With Sunflower Seeds And Cranberries
Broccoli Salad With Sunflower Seeds And Cranberries

2ND STEP

  • Add a generous pinch of salt to the boiling water and add the broccoli, boil for 20 seconds. Next, drain and transfer to the prepared container with ice water.
Broccoli Salad With Sunflower Seeds And Cranberries
Broccoli Salad With Sunflower Seeds And Cranberries

3RD STEP

  •  Leave the broccoli in the cold water for a few minutes, until it cools. Then drain and place on some paper towels to dry.
Leave the broccoli in the cold water
Leave the broccoli in the cold water

4TH STEP

  • In a bowl add the dressing ingredients and whisk until smooth and combined, set aside.
 whisk until smooth and combined
whisk until smooth and combined

5TH STEP

  • Add the finely chopped red onion to a small bowl of cold water, let stand for 5 minutes, and drain.
finely chopped red onion
finely chopped red onion

6TH STEP

 bowl of veggies and cheddar cheese
bowl of veggies and cheddar cheese

7TH STEP

  • Cover with plastic wrap and refrigerate for at least 30 minutes. Enjoyment.
Cover with plastic wrap
Cover with plastic wrap

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