Here's a favorite salad you can make all-year-long, so you want to have fresh broccoli on hand. It's a perfect salad to make for the New Year holidays, plus remember this one later - for your next summer picnic!
1 lb fresh broccoli pieces
1/2 cup baked bacon
1/2 cup Craisins
1/4 sm red onion
Baking Bacon: (photos below) Place in a COLD oven (rack 2nd from top) setting heat to 375°F. Bake 20-25 minutes; check often (every 3 minutes) towards the end.