Turning a can of tuna into a meal is quite easy. Here are 11 simple and delicious canned tuna recipes that can create quick and easy meals.
Canned tuna has been a lifesaver for me on more than one occasion. Because not only is canned tuna nutritious, healthy, and a fantastic source of omega-3s but can be the base for a variety of dishes. In this post, I’m sharing 11 canned tuna recipes you can easily whip up for either lunch or dinner with minimal effort!
With a few fresh ingredients and some pantry staples, you can create dishes like curried tuna and chickpea salad, cannellini salad with tuna and artichoke hearts, canned tuna tacos, salad nicoise, tuna cakes, and more. These recipes will come in handy whether you’re in a pinch and are looking for a quick meal or want to add some good healthy fat and protein to your diet.
So without delay let’s get to the recipes.
11 Simple Gluten and Dairy-Free Canned Tuna Recipes
Jalapeno Tuna Salad
A delightful and filling jalapeno tuna salad that makes for a perfect lunch or side dish.
Weeknight Tarragon Pasta With Canned Tuna
A delicious canned tuna spaghetti recipe that’s ready in under 15 minutes. It’s a perfect busy weeknight dinner.
Paleo Tuna Salad (Keto, Whole 30)
Here is a paleo tuna salad recipe that will never get old. It is simple to make, low carb, paleo, and whole 30-approved, and absolutely delicious!
Smoked Spicy Tuna Sushi Bowl
A delicious and satisfying paleo take on the classic spicy tuna roll, but deconstructed and served in a bowl.
Quick Curried Tuna And Chickpea Salad With Radicchio
This Quick Curried Tuna and Chickpea Salad with Radicchio is a perfect way to spruce up your lunch and invite flavor into your day.
Tuna Cakes with Blackberry Peach Salsa
Give tuna cakes a fun twist with blackberry peach salsa and elevate your dinner.
Tuna Salad with Apple, Dill and Lemon Vinaigrette
Sweet and savory tuna salad with crunchy apple adds a bit of sweetness to your canned tuna salad.
Quick Canned Tuna Tacos With Chipotle Mayo
These delicious and easy canned tuna tacos with chipotle mayo are a simple weeknight dinner that you can whip up in minutes.
Best Cannellini Bean Salad with Tuna and Artichoke Hearts
Here is an easy Cannelini Bean Salad with Tuna and Artichoke Hearts recipe that requires mostly pantry items. It’s quick, delicious, nutritious, and filling.
Healthy Low-FODMAP Salad Nicoise
This Salad Nicoise may just be the most perfect salad ever invented! And this version is protein-rich, packed with vegetables, and low-FODMAP.
Tuna Chickpea Patties with Lemon Caper Mayo (Grain-Free, Gluten-Free)
These simple Tuna Chickpea Patties with Lemon Caper Mayo are quick to make, delicious, and perfectly fine served hot or cold. And can easily be turned into an entree.
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