This raw vegetable summer salad is sweet and savory, creamy and crunchy all at the same time! Perfect as side dish for a barbecue or warm weather potluck.
1 yellow onion, chopped
About 2-1/2 lbs. chopped fresh broccoli floret tips
1 head fresh cauliflower, chopped into floret tips
3/4 cup sugar
1-1/2 cups Miracle Whip
1 tablespoon white vinegar
1/2 pound bacon, browned and chopped or a whole jar of real bacon bits
In a large bowl, mix chopped broccoli, cauliflower and onion. In a small bowl, mix together sugar, Miracle Whip and white vinegar. Add mixture to the chopped vegetables. Fold in bacon. Ready to serve or chill!
Modern Twist: In place of cooking and chopping bacon, you can substitute a whole jar of real bacon bits
Keywords: summer salad, coleslaw alternative, summer side dish, vegetable salad southern salad