broccoli apple salad
Broccoli Apple Salad
Prep Time
15 mins
 

Fresh broccoli, apples, cheese and a light, bright dressing made into one awesome salad. There's a reason why this broccoli salad is a favorite at covered dish suppers and holiday celebrations!

Course: Salad, Side Dish
Cuisine: American
Servings: 4
Ingredients
  • 4 cups broccoli florets
  • 2 cups apple - thinly sliced
  • 3/4 cup red onion - diced
  • 2 cups sharp cheddar cheese - shredded
  • 3/4 cup almonds - sliced
  • Dressing
  • 1 cup lite mayonnaise
  • 1 lemon - juiced
  • 1 tablespoon sugar
  • 2 teaspoons salt
  • 1 teaspoon fresh cracked pepper
Instructions
  1. Place broccoli, apple slices, onion, cheese and almonds in a large bowl. Set aside.
  2. In a small mixing bowl or mason jar with lid, add mayonnaise, lemon juice, sugar, salt and pepper. Mix together (or shake) until well blended.
  3. Pour dressing over salad ingredients and toss, making sure to coat well.
  4. Can be served immediately or stored in refrigerator for up to 3 days.