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January 2023

10 Dinners That Start with Canned Tuna

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January 2023

When you look inside the pantry and all you see are packets or cans of tuna, you might be scratching your head in confusion. How are you going to make a satisfying meal with that? Well, the answer is simple: You can make A LOT of delicious meals with prepared tuna, and we are here to help you. These quick, easy, and oh-so-delicious dinners start with canned tuna and end with you wishing you had made more.  

Pizza with Lemon-Pepper Tuna and Arugula

Try something a little different with this pizza topped with lemon-pepper tuna and fresh, peppery arugula. A tube of pre-made dough cuts prep time in half and makes this recipe easy as pie. 

Tuna-Stuffed Baked Potatoes

Only have 30 minutes to spare? Make these stuffed potatoes! Shredded cheddar cheese and tangy sour cream add all the classic flavors of a tuna melt sandwich to twice-baked potatoes. 

Whole-Grain Penne with Tuna

This healthy pasta dish elevates a can of tuna with refrigerator staples, like red onions and bell peppers. Have this dish on the dinner table in only 20 minutes.  

Chipotle Tuna Melt

Pitas are the sturdy base for these open-faced spicy tuna sandwiches. Chipotle mayo heats things up while creamy Cheddar cools them down. Plus, this easy dinner is ready in only 10 minutes. What could be better than that? 

Tuna Melts with Carrot Fries

This lightened-up tuna melt replaces mayo for protein-rich yogurt, making this a great option for a light, easy dinner. Pair this sandwich with carrot “fries” for an added crunch.  

Tuscan-Style Tuna Salad

Looking for a bit of Mediterranean flair? We’ve got you covered. Olives, chickpeas, and a tangy vinaigrette take a can of tuna to a whole new level. Plus, coming together in only 15 minutes, it’s the perfect midweek dinner. 

Tuna Club Sandwich

Add a twist to this classic sandwich by mixing canned tuna with our tangy dill pickle mayo that you’ll want to slather on everything. 

Italian Picnic Tuna and Veggie Wraps

Fresh veggies elevate canned tuna by adding plenty of nutrients and a hearty crunch. Make it into a wrap for a quick, midweek dinner option. 

Cabbage Wrap with Tuna, Apple, and Carrot 

Opt for a lighter version of a wrap by using a head of savoy cabbage instead of flour tortillas. A creamy and tangy yogurt-lemon tuna salad adds plenty of protein while apple slices bring crunchy sweetness.  

Pantry Pasta with Tuna and Peas

Straight from the pantry, this dinner is easy to whip up and comes together in the time it takes the pasta to cook. Your little ones will love the simple yet flavorful ingredients in this dish. 

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