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Tuna Melt

Rated as 4.6 out of 5 Stars

"Cheesy tuna melts made with a delicious tuna salad topped with Cheddar cheese are perfect for lunch or a quick dinner."
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servings 494 cals
Original recipe yields 4 servings


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  1. In a small mixing bowl, combine mayonnaise, salt, pepper and powdered garlic. Then add the tuna, onion, celery, sweet pickle relish, parsley and lemon juice. Lightly toss to evenly mix all ingredients. Set aside.
  2. Preheat oven broiler.
  3. Separate Snacker Rolls into 4 bottoms and 4 tops and set all on a baking sheet. Place a half slice of cheese on the cut side of each roll bottom and a quarter of the tuna mix on the cut side of each roll top.
  4. Set the baking sheet under the broiler until cheese is melted and tuna is warmed.
  5. Remove from oven. On each bottom, place two slices of tomato and combine the two halves of the sandwiches. Serve with Caesar or fruit salad. Serve immediately.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 494 calories; 22.1 g fat; 41.5 g carbohydrates; 33.7 g protein; 79 mg cholesterol; 594 mg sodium. Full nutrition


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This was pretty tasty. I didn't have pickle relish, so I used chopped garlic dills. I also used regular hoagie buns, as we don't usually buy hawaiian bread. Both my kids and I enjoyed this. Quit...

it was very good, i used the bread machine amish bread from this site for bread.

Quick, easy and yummy!

Whenever I buy the sweet king rolls they are gone in the blink of an eye, so I used my favorite "skinny buns". Used shredded cheddar cheese, light "real" mayo and omitted the salt. We love our...

Delicious! Tuna melts are a "classic" and are very cheap and easy to make. Plus they're not bad for a filling meal. I used Hellman's light mayo and red onion. I've made tuna so many times I bas...