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Crazy Good Broccoli Salad

broccoli combined with pineapple, bacon, cheese, almonds and grapes for a crazy good salad
Prep Time 15 mins
Course Salad
Cuisine American
Servings 3

Ingredients
  

Salad

  • 3 cups Broccoli florets
  • 12 red grapes,
  • 1/4 red onion, diced
  • 1/2 cup fresh or canned pineapple, cut in small pieces
  • 2 slices bacon, cooked and cut into pieces
  • 1/2 cup buttery almonds

Dressing

  • 4 oz plain Greek yogurt
  • 1/2 Tbsp sugar
  • 1 Tbsp apple cider vinegar

Buttery Almonds

  • 2 cups sliced almonds
  • 1 Tbsp unsalted butter
  • 1 Tbsp olive oil
  • 1/4 cup brown sugar

Instructions
 

Buttery Almonds

  • Melt butter with olive oil in skillet over medium heat
  • Add almonds and sprinkle with brown sugar and salt
  • Cook and stir for 4-5 minutes until nuts begin to caramelize, watching carefully
  • Turn out onto wax or parchment paper to cool and then break into small clusters and store in the pantry in a jar with a lid

Greek Yogurt Dressing

  • Combine ingredients in a mixing bowl or jar

Salad

  • Cut off broccoli stems and cut florets into small pieces
  • Wash grapes, dry and cut in half
  • Combine all the salad ingredients in a salad bowl and add salad dressing, a little at a time, until salad is dressed to your taste

Notes

This salad will keep well for several days in the refrigerator
Keyword almonds, bacon, broccoli, cheese, grapes, Greek yogurt, pineapple,, salad