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Try this Broccoli-Celery Salad Recipe!
This easy broccoli-celery salad is the perfect dish to take to a potluck, and can accompany dinner any time of year. It can be made ahead and kept in the refrigerator until you are ready to eat. It is made from ingredients usually kept on hand, so it is convenient. Not only that, it is very delicious. Your friends and family will love this nutritious salad!
Broccoli is such a nutritious vegetable, that health experts urge us to eat more of it. It contains vitamins A and C, folic acid, calcium, fiber, plus numerous antioxidants vital to good health. As a cruciferous vegetable in the cabbage family, broccoli contains important phytochemicals and has been linked to lower rates of cancer. Nutritionists recommend we eat broccoli several times a week. Broccoli-celery salad is one way to increase your family's vegetable intake.
This is a vintage recipe from my Aunt Susy's collection. It was originally published in the Florida Market Bulletin on March 1, 1983.
Add this broccoli-celery salad recipe to your collection of healthy vegetable recipes today!
Broccoli-Celery Salad Poll II
What is your favorite way to eat broccoli?
Ingredients for Broccoli-Celery Salad
- 3 cups broccoli florets
- 3/4 cup chopped celery
- 2 1/2 tablespoons chopped onion
- 1 1/2 tablespoons pimiento
- 1/3 cup grated medium Cheddar cheese
- 1/4 cup mayonnaise
- 1/4 cup plain yogurt
- rounded 1/2 teaspoon seasoned salt
- 1/8 teaspoon black pepper
Instructions for Broccoli-Celery Salad
Combine the vegetables and cheese together in a medium bowl. Mix the mayonnaise, yogurt and seasonings together in a smaller bowl to make a dressing. Then mix the dressing together with the vegetables and toss well to coat thoroughly. Chill the broccoli-celery salad in the fridge for at least two hours.
This recipe for broccoli-celery salad serves 4 to 5 people.
Not the Broccoli Salad You Were Looking For? - Here are some other recipes to try!
- Broccoli Salad with Celery and Raisins
Broccoli salad with onions, bacon, celery, raisins and sunflower seeds, and a dressing made with Miracle Whip Salad Dressing and sugar and vinegar.
- Broccoli and Celery Slaw | Ingrid Hoffman | Food Network
Broccoli, celery and onions in a dressing made of mayo seasoned with lime and chili powder and topped with raisins before serving.
Broccoli-Celery Salad Poll I
Do you like broccoli?
More Broccoli Salad Recipes - Broccoli Cookbooks
A good cookbook with lots of broccoli recipes! Enjoy soups, appetizers, salads, side dishes and main courses, all featuring broccoli.
Broccoli cookbooks are hard to find and this is a good one at a good price!
Great Bowl for Broccoli-Celery Salad
I love these Pyrex mixing bowls for salads. You can mix the salad, chill and serve right from this bowl. When you have finished your salad, this goes right into the dishwasher. The next day you can mix up a cake in it or use it for bread dough.
Our mothers and grandmothers loved their Pyrex, and it is still beloved today by cooks and collectors alike.
Rimmed bowls make handling easy and safe
Classic, functional, and durable
Pyrex glass is non-porous, so it won't absorb food odors, food flavors or food stains
Pyrex glass is safe in the oven, microwave, refrigerator, freezer, and dishwasher
Made in the U.S.A.
Get a set of mixing bowls that can go from freezer to oven to table to fridge. This set includes the 4-quart mixing bowl spotlighted above, with a lid. Great for food storage as well as transporting your salad to a potluck! You also get 3 smaller bowls with lids. Great value!