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Best Broccoli Salad

The BEST Broccoli Salad recipe - loaded with fresh broccoli, cauliflower, green onions, bacon, sunflower seeds, dried cranberries, and a lightened up honey mustard dressing. This salad is perfect for summer cookouts and picnics - a definite crowd pleaser!
Prep Time 15 minutes
Total Time 15 minutes
Servings 12
Author Cathy Trochelman


  • 4 c. broccoli florets
  • 4 c. cauliflower florets
  • 1 12 oz. package bacon, cooked & chopped
  • 3/4 c. dried cranberries
  • 1/4 c. chopped green onions
  • 1/4 c. unsalted sunflower seeds
  • 1/2 c. plain yogurt not Greek
  • 1/2 c. lowfat mayo
  • 1/4 c. honey
  • 1 tsp. ground mustard


  1. In a large bowl, combine broccoli, cauliflower, bacon, dried cranberries, green onions, and sunflower seeds.
  2. In a separate small bowl, combine yogurt, mayo, honey, and ground mustard and mix well.
  3. Pour dressing over broccoli mixture and toss to coat.