Broccoli Pasta Salad Recipe

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Levi Cunningham Modified: April 4, 2022
Broccoli Pasta Salad Recipe

How To Make Broccoli Pasta Salad

Put together a quick side dish with this broccoli pasta salad, tossed in sour cream dressing and topped with bacon bits to complete every bite.

Preparation: 15 minutes
Cooking: 8 minutes
Chill Time: 1 hour
Total: 1 hour 23 minutes

Serves:

Ingredients

  • 4cupsbroccoli,cut into small pieces
  • 8ozrotini pasta,or short pasta
  • cupred onion,diced
  • ½cupcranberries,dried
  • ¼cupsunflower seeds
  • 8bacon slices,cooked and crumbled
  • ½cupfeta cheese,optional

For Dressing:

  • 2tspsugar
  • 3tbspwhite wine vinegar
  • ¾cupmayonnaise
  • ¼cupsour cream
  • Salt & Pepper

Instructions

  1. Whisk dressing ingredients in a small bowl. Set aside.

  2. Cook pasta according to package directions. Drain and run under cold water.

  3. Add remaining ingredients to a larger bowl.

  4. Pour the prepared dressing over and mix well.

  5. Refrigerate for 1 hour before serving.

Nutrition

  • Calories: 449.35kcal
  • Fat: 32.95g
  • Saturated Fat: 8.74g
  • Trans Fat: 0.04g
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 10.36g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 12.51g
  • Carbohydrates: 27.95g
  • Fiber: 2.64g
  • Sugar: 4.06g
  • Protein: 10.52g
  • Cholesterol: 39.67mg
  • Sodium: 423.66mg
  • Calcium: 86.46mg
  • Potassium: 305.35mg
  • Iron: 1.00mg
  • Vitamin A: 41.91µg
  • Vitamin C: 42.08mg
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