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Cheddar Broccoli Salad

Rated as 4.48 out of 5 Stars

"I've received loads of compliments in this crunchy salad that is often on our Sunday dinner menu. It's also a great salad to take to a potluck. The flavors blend so nicely that we never tire of this good old standby recipe. -Melody Mellinger, Myerstown, Pennsylvania"
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Ingredients

10 m servings
Original recipe yields 8 servings

Directions

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  1. In a large bowl, combine the broccoli, cheese and onion. Combine the mayonnaise, sugar and vinegar; pour over broccoli mixture and toss to coat. Refrigerate for at least 4 hours. Just before serving, stir in the bacon.

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Most helpful positive review

Delicious....I used red onion, half a pound of bacon crumbled and I really decreased the sugar....I maybe used about 1/4c. and it was plenty sweet (couldn't even imagine 3/4c. of sugar in this ...

Most helpful critical review

I followed the recipe, but it didn't seem to turn out just right, none of my co-workers ate any of it.

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Delicious....I used red onion, half a pound of bacon crumbled and I really decreased the sugar....I maybe used about 1/4c. and it was plenty sweet (couldn't even imagine 3/4c. of sugar in this ...

i just wanted to suggest if you don't want to wait a day to eat this because of the sugar not disolving use karo syrup instead of sugar and u should be able to eat as soon as chilled.just substi...

This is delicious! A huge hit. I however did make a lower fat version of it by using fat-free Miracle Whip (gives it a tangier flavor) instead of sugar I used splenda and I used bacon bits and r...

I add rotini pasta and cut down on the sugar adding just enough mayo to make it creamy. They charge $5.99/lb at the store which doesn't give you much! Very good recipie even for those who don't ...

This is a great salad. Yes its sweet, might be the sugar but either way its good. I had a huge bag of broccoli to use up and in my opinion this salad could have used more broccoli. I will make t...

Excellent, excellent, excellent!! I have made this salad often and I have only heard rave reviews. I have had many requests for the recipe. I usually use the cider vinegar and I let it marinade ...

Wonderful! As far as the sugar never dissolving, I did reduce sugar to 1/4 cup, plus a TBsp. I wisked the sugar with the cider vinegar. Dissolved perfectly! Then I added the mayo. I also added a...

a delicous and popular salad. I use red onion and add toasted sunflower seeds - PERFECT!

This salad was delicious, the cider vinegar was an excellent change from white vinegar. I added shredded carrots to the recipe for more veggies. excellent recipe, this salad has all the right st...