Broccoli need not be dull. It can actually play a vital role in bolstering your immune system. According to Kaleigh McMordie, RDN, studies hint that sulphurous veggies like broccoli might elevate glutathione levels, aiding in combating oxidative stress. Additionally, this recipe incorporates Greek yogurt, a immune-enhancing alternative to mayonnaise.

Recipe for No-Mayo Broccoli Salad
Image by Kaleigh McMordie


  • 1 small head broccoli, chopped into bite-sized pieces
  • ⅓ cup red onion, diced
  • 1 cup red grapes, halved
  • ¼ cup raisins or dried cranberries
  • ¼ cup toasted pecans, roughly chopped
  • 2 pieces of cooked bacon, crumbled
  • ½ cup Greek Yogurt Coleslaw Dressing (more or less to taste)

Step 1

Mix broccoli, onion, grapes, raisins, pecans, and bacon in a spacious bowl.

Step 2

Blend the dressing ingredients in a small bowl, then pour them over the broccoli mixture.

Step 3

Mix thoroughly to ensure even coating, adding additional dressing if required.

Step 4

Chill until prepared to serve.

Elevate your broccoli game with this immune-supportive salad. Packed with wholesome ingredients and vibrant flavors, it’s a delightful addition to any meal.