The Eat Food NOT Money Cookbook

Broccoli salad

This is an excellent cold salad with a nutty flavor.

What you’ll need:

2 heads broccoli or about 3 c broccoli florets
1 red onion
½ pound bacon, cooked, cooled and crumbled
¾ c raisins
¾ c sliced almonds
½ c sunflower seeds
1 c mayonnaise
½ c sugar
2 Tbl white wine vinegar

Chop broccoli and onion up finely and put in a large bowl. Add bacon, raisins, nuts and sunflower seeds and stir well. In a small bowl, stir together mayonnaise, sugar and vinegar. Pour over broccoli mixture and mix until coated. Let chill about 1 hour. Stir before serving. Makes 9 servings.

Cost:
broccoli – $1.89
onion – $1.12
bacon – $2.29/ 1 pound package
raisins – $1.12/box
almonds- $2.00
sunflower seeds – $1.00/bag
mayonnaise – $2.50
vinegar – $1.19
Total – $7.64

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December 24, 2008 - Posted by | -bacon, -party ideas, -vegetables, SIDE DISHES | , , , , , , , ,

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