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Broccoli Salad

Broccoli Salad with Lemon Poppy Seed Dressing

Broccoli Salad with creamy Lemon Poppy Seed dressing, is a cold side dish with loads of flavor, texture, and crunch. This easy salad recipe comes together in about 15 minutes, making it perfect for a quick lunch as well.

Course Salad, Side Dish
Cuisine American
Keyword Broccoli Salad
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 0 minutes
Total Time 15 minutes
Servings 6 servings
Calories 500 kcal
Author Catalina Castravet


  • 4 cups broccoli florets sliced
  • 1/2 medium red onion thinly sliced
  • 1/2 cup shredded carrot about 1 small carrot
  • 3/4 cup pomegranate arils
  • 1/2 cup dried cranberries
  • 1/2 cup pine nuts or almond slices, toasted
  • 1/2 cup pecan halves


  • 1 cup mayo
  • zest of 1 lemon
  • 3 tablespoons lemon juice
  • 3 tablespoons honey
  • 1 tablespoon poppy seeds


  1. In a large bowl combine all the "Salad" ingredients.
  2. In a medium bowl, add all the "Dressing" ingredients and stir to combine.
  3. Add dressing to the salad bowl and toss until fully combined.
  4. Serve cold and refrigerate any leftovers.

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Nutrition Facts
Broccoli Salad with Lemon Poppy Seed Dressing
Amount Per Serving
Calories 500 Calories from Fat 378
% Daily Value*
Fat 42g65%
Saturated Fat 5g31%
Cholesterol 15mg5%
Sodium 259mg11%
Potassium 380mg11%
Carbohydrates 29g10%
Fiber 4g17%
Sugar 21g23%
Protein 5g10%
Vitamin A 400IU8%
Vitamin C 59.8mg72%
Calcium 65mg7%
Iron 1.7mg9%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.