Fresh Broccoli and Apple Salad with Walnuts

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1.00 LBS

Fresh Broccoli and Apple Salad with Walnuts

Prep time: 20 mins
Total time: 20 mins
Author: Natasha of
Skill Level: Easy
Cost To Make: $5-$6
Serving: 6-8 (as a side)


Salad Ingredients:

2 medium heads of broccoli, chopped into small pieces

  • 1 large carrot, grated
  • 1 apple, cored and finely chopped
  • ¼ medium onion (1/4 cup), finely chopped
  • ½ cup walnuts, toasted on a skillet and coarsely chopped
  • ½ cup raisins or cranberries

Dressing Ingredients:

  • ½ cup mayonnaise
  • ½ cup sour cream
  • 2 Tbsp lemon juice
  • ½ Tbsp sugar, or add to taste
  • ¼ tsp sea salt
  • Pinch of pepper


  1. Toast walnuts over medium/ high heat, tossing them occasionally so they don't burn. Heat about 4-5 minutes. Chop walnuts coarsely.
  2. Combine chopped broccoli, grated carrot, chopped apple, chopped onion, chopped walnut and cranberries.
  3. To make the dressing, combine: mayonnaise, sour cream, lemon juice, sugar (to taste), salt and pepper. Mix well.
  4. Mix as much of the dressing as you want into the salad, then serve.