Crunchy Broccoli Salad

Monday, April 4th 2022, 12:50 pm
By: News On 6

TULSA, Oklahoma -

Welcome to the Cooking Corner in the Air Comfort Solutions Kitchen! Casey Finau from Panera is here making a Crunchy Broccoli Salad.

10 minutes


  1. 12 oz. bag broccoli florets
  2. 1/3 cup dried cranberries
  3. 1/2 cup mayonnaise
  4. 1/4 cup Panera Poppyseed Dressing
  5. 1/4 cup red onion, diced
  6. salt and pepper to taste
  7. 1 cup sharp cheddar cheese, diced
  8. 1/4 cup sunflower seeds


  1. Blanch and shock broccoli by placing it in boiling water for 30 seconds and then placing it in a bowl with cold water and ice until completely cooled. Thoroughly dry broccoli in a salad spinner or on paper towels before tossing with dressing.
  2. In a large bowl, combine broccoli, dried cranberries, sunflower seeds, cheese, and onion.
  3. In a small bowl, combine dressing and mayonnaise. Add to broccoli mixture and toss to coat. Season with salt and pepper to taste.
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  5. Best if served chilled.
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