This is a yummy alternative to a tossed salad.

Roasted Broccoli Raisin Salad with Yogurt Dressing

Roasted broccoli and crispy bacon give this salad it's rich flavor and the yogurt dressing really makes it pop.
Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 20 mins
Total Time 35 mins
Course Side Dish
Cuisine American, Gluten-Free
Servings 4 Servings

Ingredients
  

  • 6 Cups Fresh Broccoli Florets rinsed and drained
  • 2 Tablespoons extra virgin olive oil
  • 1 Teaspoon garlic powder
  • Sea Salt and Black Pepper to taste
  • 1/2 Cup Plain Greek Yogurt full fat
  • 1 Tablespoon Sugar-Free mayonnaise I used Primal Kitchen brand https://amzn.to/2CkfSqV
  • 1 Tablespoon Apple Cider Vinegar
  • 1/2 Teaspoon Dried Dill
  • 4 Strips bacon Cooked crispy and crumbled
  • 1/4 Cup Yellow Raisins
  • 1/4 Cup Sunflower Seeds Toasted
  • 1/4 Cup fresh parsley Chopped + extra for garnish

Instructions
 

  • 1. Preheat oven to 375°F and line a large, rimmed baking sheet with parchment paper or a Silpat® baking mat. Set aside.
  • 2. Combine the broccoli florets with the olive oil in a large bowl, and sprinkle with garlic powder, salt, and black pepper. Gently toss to combine and spread onto the prepared baking sheet in a single layer without overcrowding.
  • 3. Place baking sheet in the pre-heated oven and roast until the broccoli is tender and slightly charred around the edges, approximately 15-20 minutes.
  • 4. Meanwhile, combine the Greek yogurt, sugar-free mayo, apple cider vinegar, and dried dill in a small bowl. Season with salt and black pepper, to taste, and whisk to combine. Set aside.
  • 5. Remove broccoli from oven and set aside to cool slightly. About 5 minutes.
  • 6. Toss the roasted broccoli, crumbled bacon, raisins, sunflower seeds, and fresh parsley in a large salad bowl and transfer to a serving platter. Drizzle with the yogurt dressing to serve. Enjoy!
Keyword Bacon, broccoli, Raisins