Pasta Salad

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Broccoli and Pasta Salad for Large Gatherings

Glenda Embree – Busy at Home

Spring is Here!

 

Yay for Spring!  It’s almost time to start outdoor gatherings and celebrations, barbecues, block parties and family reunions.  Graduations, Mother’s Day and Memorial Day mean that the month of May is jam-packed with opportunities to gather for family picnics, too.  Church socials often move outdoors with the nicer spring weather, as well.  Whatever the event we’re attending, I always try to prep larger batches of food than I would typically fix for just a meal at home, so we have plenty to share with all our friends, guests or extended family members.  This tasty broccoli salad is loaded with veggies and packed with flavor that your family and guests will love.  It’s super simple to prepare and makes enough to feed a crowd as a side dish.  Toss in some chicken and a can of garbanzo beans and you could serve it as a main dish, too!

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