I love broccoli salad! I love “THE” broccoli salad that you can buy in almost any deli you visit, you know the one with bacon, and nuts and craisins?? Seriously, what is not to love? The one that is so good, but maybe not the best choice all the time.
I really wanted to make a healthier version of that salad I love so much. I wanted to replace the heavy dressing with a lighter vinaigrette, the bacon with a healthy fat and olives fit that bill, the crasins with antioxidant packed, sweet blueberries and some kale (because we really can’t get enough) for all of it’s wonderful nutritional value and it’s beautiful color. (more…)