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Old 04-29-2006, 08:13 PM   #21
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I am a new member and was scrolling down the lists and came across the "surprising brocolli salad" it caught my eye. Your recipe is almost the same as mine but, I leave the cheese out, add a sprinkle of Pine Nuts and add WHOLE red seedless grapes. It is common for my grandkids to clean up the bowl and aask if that is all I made, They wont eat Brocolli any other way. But they will eat a lot of it this way. I love it too. I capitalized WHOLE grapes, because I was short of grapes and decided to cut them in half, bad idea they added too much liquid. So the Whole ones work great.

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Old 04-29-2006, 08:17 PM   #22
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Welcome to DC, bosco!!
It seems there are lots of ways to add and subtract things to this salad. I love it. I'll have to try it with the grapes.

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Old 05-01-2006, 09:29 PM   #23
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Haven't had this in years! Love it! Thanks!
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Old 05-01-2006, 09:40 PM   #24
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Originally Posted by texasgirl
Haven't tried sunflower seeds, I'll have to do that next time.
(Julie - I apologize now if you read this!!!! )

My ex-wife-in-law (don't ask but some of you understand) made that Asian salad with the ramen noodles - it called for sunflower seeds - oooops, she used the whole seeds instead of just the kernels.

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Old 05-01-2006, 09:58 PM   #25
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[quote=kitchenelf- it called for sunflower seeds - oooops, she used the whole seeds instead of just the kernels.[/quote]

How silly. Everyone knows you need a nutcracker.

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