Broccoli Salad

This is always a HIT with guests. I make this everytime we have a get together and the bowl is always left empty!!

Preparation time

  • Prep Time 30 mins
  • Total Time 30 mins
  • Servings 8-12


  • 1 -2 head fresh broccoli ( do not use frozen!)
  • 1/2 cup red onion, chopped
  • 1/2 lb bacon
  • 2 1/2 tablespoons vinegar
  • 1 cup Hellmann’s mayonnaise
  • 1/3 cup sugar
  • 1 1/2 cups grated mozzarella cheese


  1. Cook bacon (I make it easy and buy the already cooked bacon in the refrigerator section) and crumble into pieces.
  2. Chop up top of broccoli into bite size pieces.
  3. Mix broccoli, onions, bacon and mozzarella in large bowl.
  4. In separate bowl combine vinegar, sugar and mayo.
  5. Pour over broccoli mixture and toss to coat.
  6. Best if made a day ahead.