05/07/2013 07:54 am ET

Recipe Of The Day: Broccoli Salad

Cedric Angeles/Food&Wine

The thought of a broccoli salad might not sound exciting. You might still be traumatized from too many meals served with a side of overly steamed broccoli in your childhood. But we're here to change your mind about broccoli, and broccoli salad in particular.

Broccoli might not hold the same cult status as ramps or fava beans, but it can be just as awesome -- especially when roasted. This roasted broccoli salad recipe highlights the sweetness of this green, and contrasts it with bitter escarole and sharp Asiago cheese.

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