Healthy Salads

Cleansing Broccoli Caesar Salad

By Mia

Broccoli, like other popular cruciferous relatives (kale, cabbage, Brussels sprouts) is a key ingredient in all detox diets. Its sulphur compounds activate both phases of detoxification via the liver, supporting its function as a metabolizer and neutralizer of toxins. Cooking diminishes the amount of sulphur compounds, and especially in detox diets broccoli is best consumed raw. This Caesar detox salad comes with a crunchy texture, rich dressing, and loads of nutrients to nourish your body.

Broccoli Detox Caesar Salad Raw


Broccoli Detox Caesar Salad Raw

Cleansing Broccoli Caesar Salad

  • Author: Detox DIY


  • For the salad
  • 1 medium broccoli head, cut in small florets
  • 1 cup mixed greens (watercress, spinach, rocket or any other available)
  • 1 small onion, finely diced
  • Mixed seeds, to garnish
  • For the dressing
  • 1/2 cup raw sunflower seeds, soaked overnight
  • 1 lemon, juice only
  • 1/4 cup filtered water
  • 2 tsp nutritional yeast
  • 1 tsp tahini
  • A pinch sea salt


  1. Place all the dressing ingredients in the blender and pulse to obtain a smooth, rich liquid. Add more water to obtain the desired consistency.
  2. In a large bowl add broccoli, greens and onion. Add the dressing and mix to combine.
  3. Top with mixed seeds and serve.

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