We all know the struggle of deciding what to make for a quick meal or weeknight dinner. Too often, you don’t have enough time, don’t want to make a big mess using a long list of ingredients, or don’t have all the ingredients needed. These delicious tuna recipes are not only quick and simple; all of them require less than five ingredients. This recipe round up features Bumble Bee® Solid White Albacore Tuna from a can or a pouch, in sandwiches, wraps and salads. Make any of these tuna recipes when you’re looking for a no-mess, low-stress meal option with few ingredients and lots of flavor.
1. Pesto Tuna Grilled Cheese Sandwich Recipe
Add some lean protein to the classic grilled cheese sandwich that everyone knows and loves. Steaky albacore topped with pesto and gooey cheese make for a more filling and sophisticated version of this childhood favorite.
2. Spicy Tuna Zucchini Boats Recipe
Everything tastes better when it’s in an edible boat, right? This spicy tuna recipe is one you can make when you’re down to just a couple items in your fridge with no time to run to the grocery store.
3. Pita Sandwich with Tuna and Hummus Recipe
Weekday lunches can become repetitive and boring. Using pita bread instead of wheat or white bread is a simple way to change up your sandwich and complements the Mediterranean flavors in this quick recipe.
4. Cucumber and Tuna Roll Ups Recipe
Bring on the finger foods! This is the simple and delicious tuna recipe that you have been looking for to bring to your next potluck party. All you need are three ingredients to make an appetizer that everyone is sure to enjoy.
5. Curry Tuna Salad Recipe
Adding spices to tuna is a creative way to mix things up when you’re getting tired of a classic, mayo-based tuna salad. Pair this tuna salad recipe with your favorite crunchy crackers or a warm piece of Naan bread to complete this Indian-inspired bite.
6. Tuna Pesto Avocado Toast Recipe
Take your avocado toast up a notch. Our Prime Fillet® Albacore Tuna with Pesto & Olive Oil is complete with savory Italian flavor so you can skip the spice rack and go straight to snacking. Have some extra ingredients on hand? This tuna medley is delicious as is, but can pair with additional toppings like tomato or feta cheese. Yum!
7. Simple Tuna and Salsa Lettuce Wraps Recipe
This low-carb tuna recipe is the perfect weekday lunch or afterschool snack for the little ones. Prep time and ingredients are minimal for this recipe, but you won’t be sacrificing taste.
8. Cheesy Tuna Stuffed Potatoes Recipe
Who doesn’t love a baked potato topped with gooey cheese? Add some protein to the mix and you’ve got a whole meal. Make these with a smaller potato, like baby reds, for a tasty appetizer to bring to your next potluck party.
9. Jalapeno Tuna Brown Rice Bites Recipe
Make sure to add this quick and easy tuna recipe to your menu whenever you are entertaining. Prime Fillet® Albacore flavored with jalapeno and olive oil, mixed with brown rice and fried in crunchy breadcrumbs make for small bites with big flavor.
10. Albacore Tuna Pasta Salad Recipe
Use your favorite Italian dressing to marry the flavors of solid white albacore with sweet cherry tomatoes in this pasta salad. Pack it in your lunch or picnic basket for a simple yet satisfying meal.
11. Tuna Pimento Cheese Roll-Up Recipe
Roll up tangy pimento cheese with savory albacore for a delicious bite. This versatile tuna recipe can be used as an after-school snack, quick lunch, or a fun party appetizer by doubling the recipe.
12. Tuna Macaroni and Cheese with Peas Recipe
Elevate the classic boxed mac and cheese by adding solid white albacore and green peas. This simple tuna recipe has all the “comfort” of a tuna casserole without the trouble of turning on the oven.
13. Easy Tuna Melt Crescent Rolls Recipe
When you think tuna recipes, your mind may go straight to tuna salad or tuna melts. This creative twist on the traditional tuna melt combines tender albacore with gooey cheese wrapped in a flaky crescent roll. Make it for your next brunch get-together.
14. Healthy Salsa Tuna Bites Recipe
Salsa is a great condiment for when you’re looking for lots of flavor with low calories. Top crunchy lettuce with tuna and your favorite salsa for a light meal in a snap. This easy tuna recipe will save you time in the kitchen so you can spend more time doing things you love.
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