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We all know that no cookout is complete without some savory sides to accompany those barbecue staples like hot dogs & hamburgers.

To help you celebrate the upcoming July 4th holiday, we're giving guests Miss Shirley's Southern Broccoli Salad Recipe - a perfect side dish to bring to any family cookout our backyard bash this Summer!

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SOUTHERN BROCCOLI SALAD (Yields: 4-6 servings)



  • 2 heads Broccoli, cut small
  • 1 medium Red Onion, chopped
  • 10 slices Applewood-Smoked Bacon
  • 1 cup Mayonnaise
  • ½ cup Granulated Sugar
  • ½ cup Cheddar Cheese
  • 2 to 3 tablespoons Apple Cider Vinegar
  • ½ cup Golden Raisins


1.   Cut Bacon into bits and sauté in a skillet until crisp. Let cool.

2.   Mix together Bacon, Mayonnaise, Sugar, Cheddar Cheese, Apple Cider Vinegar & Golden Raisins.

3.   Add Broccoli and Onions to a large bowl, and add the Mayonnaise mix.

4.   Mix well and refrigerate for at least 1 hour before serving, allowing time for flavors to combine.

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