Salad has been known to be a very good tasty treat in our table, and there are also a wide variety of salad delicacies in the world than you can imagine. Most probably, every country and city throughout this world have its own unique salad recipe with tastes completely different from each other. We have known few; macaroni salad, vegetable salad, fruit salad, even liquor has a salad, but there will always be one question in mind regarding salad recipes – “Is it healthy?”.
The main reason salad is a widespread is because it is very easy to prepare and it is also very easy for someone to come up with his own unique salad recipe. But there is only one reason that you can tell if a salad is perfect, that is if it is ultimately tasty and at the same time healthy.
Our salad recipe for this time will make a bit of a difference; it is healthy, yes, it is also delicious, of course, but what makes it beyond the perfect we used to know is that – it can make you lose weight.
The Perfect Broccoli Salad
Broccoli alone is already a healthy food, but what makes this broccoli salad healthier, hence making us lose weight, is because this salad will have no sugar thereby will have low carbohydrates. So, we will not deal with sugar in this recipe, but more on the savory.
The simple, yet tasty and healthy ingredients for this recipe are; 6 cups broccoli, ½ chopped small onion, 1 cup of low fat mayonnaise, ½ cup of chopped almonds, 2 tablespoons red vinegar, 8 slices of steamed bacon (less fat), salt, and pepper.
To prepare this one of a kind recipe, first is to combine the broccoli, bacon, onion, and almonds in a large bowl. Next is to mix the mayonnaise, vinegar, salt, and pepper in a separate container. Pour the dressing in the broccoli mixture, and stir it until everything is coated evenly. Refrigerate for at least an hour or until you wish it to be served.