Best broccoli salad ever!!! (at least that I've tried :-) ) Ingredients -4 heads broccoli, cut in bite size pieces -1 red onion, chopped -1/2 pound bacon, cooked and crumbled -3/4 cup raisins or dried cranberries -3/4 cup nuts (I've only used sliced almonds, but I think cashews would be fantastic), -1 c mayo -1/2 c sugar -2 tablespoons white wine vinegar (I've also used basalmic vinegar and rice vinegar) Directions: mix everything, cool, and serve.
Oriental Salad with Ramen Noodles-1 bag of cole slaw 1 bag of broccoli cole slaw (shown below) 1 pkg. Oriental ramen noodles 1 small bag of slivered almonds cashews or peanuts (optional) Dressing 1/2 cup canola oil 1/2 cup sugar 1/4 cup cider vinegar 2 TBS. soy sauce Season packet from the Ramen noodles
Greek Summer Salad: 2 Cucumbers (peeled/chopped), 2 pints Grape Tomatoes (sliced in half), 1 Red Pepper (chopped), 1 Green Pepper (chopped), 1/2 c. Green Onions (sliced), 1/2 c. Pitted Kalamata Olives (sliced), 1 1/2 - 2 c. Crumbled Feta Cheese, 3 T. Red Wine Vinegar, 1 T. Lemon Juice, 3 T. Olive Oil, Salt and Pepper. Combine all ingredients in a large bowl. Serve immediately, store in fridge.
Strawberry Broccoli Salad (For the Salad) 1½ c. chopped strawberries 1½ c. broccoli, cut with most of the stems removed ¼ c. salted cashews, chopped 2 TB (or more) toasted coconut (For the Dressing) 2 TB. greek yogurt, plain 1 TB. balsamic vinegar 2 TB. honey sprinkle of cinnamon