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Barbie's Tuna Salad

Rating: 4.56 stars
1638
This is a really great tuna salad recipe I got from a friend who used it in her catering service business many years ago. The secret ingredients are the curry and Parmesan cheese! Odd combinations but this makes a terrific tuna sandwich! She used it for an appetizer with gourmet crackers and people always wanted her recipe. I have never tasted another tuna salad quite like this one, and it has been my favorite recipe for tuna salad for many, many years.

Ahi Poke Salad

Rating: 4.84 stars
15
You can find this appetizer all over Hawaii, it is a raw tuna salad that my aunt makes. During the hot summer months, it is especially refreshing as a mini entree! Cold, tasty and good for you!

Spicy Mexican Tuna Salad

Rating: 4.4 stars
4
Spice up your tuna fish with this easy modified recipe that one of my student's families made for me - authentic Mexican! Serve with tortilla chips.

Best Ever Tuna Salad

Rating: 4.39 stars
98
Creamy, delicious tuna salad with a surprise ingredient!

Refreshing Mint and Tuna Salad

Rating: 4.5 stars
10
This super easy salad is a refreshing blend of fresh herbs, tuna, and greens. Substitute diced chicken for the tuna if you like. It's a great summer meal.

Zesty Tuna Salad

Rating: 4.13 stars
109
This takes boring canned tuna and adds a little zing to it. Dill pickle relish works great, too.

Tuna Salad with Cranberries

Rating: 4.38 stars
73
This simple, unusual recipe will yield the best tuna sandwiches you've ever had! Try on potato bread for a comforting, yummy treat!

Whole Wheat Tuna Treat

Rating: 3.78 stars
3
A succulent whole wheat tuna dish with bacon and avocado. Serve as a meal or as a salad.

Southern Tuna Macaroni Salad

Creamy from eggs and mayonnaise, tangy and acidic from mustard, pickles and chow chow, with a nice crunch from celery and onion. The Cajun spice just rounds it out with a blend of spices, the pimentos add a pop of color and sweetness, and tuna complements and ties all the flavors together in this Southern macaroni salad. Could top with some parsley for added color! Put this in a tortilla or melt some cheese on toast and make an open-faced sandwich!

Tuna Fish Salad

Rating: 4.54 stars
273
Serve a scoop on top of a green salad, or between two pieces of bread with fresh lettuce. Sprinkle a little paprika on top to add a little flavor and color.

Italian-Style Tuna Salad

Rating: 4.6 stars
9
Italian bread, tomato cubes, capers, tuna, olive oil, olives, onion, and cucumber make this an extravagant and exotic salad!

Tuna and Chickpea Salad

Rating: 4.55 stars
46
Light and refreshing tuna salad that can be eaten as a main dish or served with pita chips as an appetizer. For meatier salad, add one more can of undrained tuna. You can also add drained, chopped artichoke hearts.
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Greek-Style Tuna Salad

Rating: Unrated
19
"This made a really good, easy, healthy lunch. I served it on a bed of lettuce tossed with a tiny bit more dressing." – Dianne

Tuna-Artichoke Salad

Rating: Unrated
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"A delicious, healthy dish perfect for lunch or a light dinner." – flamingo1012

Tuna Lettuce Wraps

Rating: 4 stars
1

These are a low-calorie, low-carb, but very tasty, light alternative to a tuna wrap sandwich! Try to choose larger leaves of lettuce with no tears or holes; lettuce leaves are replacing the tortilla in a traditional wrap sandwich. Cheese is optional, but even a little adds a lot of flavor.