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Broccoli Salad with Bacon & Cranberries

You’ll love this lighter version of Broccoli Salad with Bacon & Cranberries. It’s packed with crunchy broccoli, crispy bacon, tart cranberries and a tangy homemade dressing.
Prep Time15 mins
Total Time15 mins
Course: Veggie Salad
Cuisine: American
Keyword: best broccoli salad, broccoli salad with bacon and cranberries, easy broccoli cranberry salad
Servings: 8
Calories: 284kcal
Author: Lori @ www.AReinventedMom.com



  • 3/4 cup mayonnaise
  • 1/4 tsp brown sugar
  • 1 tbsp honey
  • 1 tbsp apple cider vinegar
  • Pinch of salt
  • Pinch of fresh ground pepper
  • Pinch of paprika


  • 10 cups broccoli florets about 3-4 medium sized heads, or 1/2 a Costco-sized bag
  • 5 strips bacon cooked crispy and crumbled
  • 1/4 cup diced red onion
  • 3/4 cup dried cranberries I used Craisins



  • Combine the mayonnaise, brown sugar, honey, vinegar, salt, pepper and paprika in a small bowl. Mix until well blended.


  • Combine broccoli, bacon, onion & dried cranberries in a large bowl.
  • Add dressing and gently mix until broccoli is well coated.
  • Refrigerate until ready to serve.


  • Nutritional information is provided only as a reference.


Calories: 284kcal | Carbohydrates: 19g | Protein: 5g | Fat: 21g | Saturated Fat: 4g | Cholesterol: 17mg | Sodium: 262mg | Potassium: 398mg | Fiber: 3g | Sugar: 12g | Vitamin A: 720IU | Vitamin C: 101.8mg | Calcium: 55mg | Iron: 1mg