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Day After Detox Salad

A raw detox salad with broccoli, carrots, tomatoes and sunflower seeds perfect for cleansing the day after Thanksgiving.

The day after is for…

Sleeping in

Day After Detox Salad

and detoxing.

Detox salad

Other plans include:

-leaf blowing

-a bike ride

-cleaning the house

No Black Friday shopping over here.

Detox Salad

Detox Salad

Yield: 2 servings
Prep Time: 45 minutes
Total Time: 45 minutes

A raw detox salad with broccoli, carrots, tomatoes and sunflower seeds perfect for cleansing the day after Thanksgiving.


  • 2 carrots, peeled and roughly chopped
  • 1 head of broccoli, cleaned and roughly chopped
  • 1/2 pint grape tomatoes, sliced
  • 2 tablespoons sunflower seeds
  • 1/4 cup cilantro, minced
  • 1 1/2 tablespoons grapeseed oil
  • 1/2 tablespoon apple cider vinegar
  • 1 tablespoon nutritional yeast
  • juice of 1/2 lemon
  • salt & pepper to taste


  1. Combine carrots and broccoli in food processor and pulse until finely chopped.
  2. Empty into a medium bowl.
  3. Combine sliced grape tomatoes, sunflower seeds and cilantro in bowl.
  4. Whisk dressing together (oil, vinegar, nutritional yeast, lemon and salt & pepper) in small bowl and pour on top of salad mixture.
  5. Toss to combine and let sit, covered, in the refrigerator for 30 minutes before serving.


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Friday 22nd of February 2013

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Wednesday 18th of July 2012

This looks soooo good! Glad I came across it- gotta love Pinterest!! Randon question- I love those adorable spoons in your pictures! Where did you get them/what are they called? I want some!! Thanks!

Running to the Kitchen

Wednesday 18th of July 2012

they're from crate & barrel online. They were like $1 on clearance at the time!


Saturday 25th of February 2012

I just made this salad today. Great recipe!

Also, I love you're weimaraner. I have one as well and they are the absolute best dogs!

Running to the Kitchen

Sunday 26th of February 2012

Glad you liked it! Going to stalk your blog to look for weim pics now. Agreed, they are awesome :)

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Sunday 22nd of January 2012

[...] Thursday – Raw Broccoli Salad (adapted from Running to the Kitchen) [...]


Saturday 26th of November 2011

I am loving this salad. Great detox. Have a great weekend.

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