Apple Tuna Sandwiches Recipe
- 1/3 cup fat-free mayonnaise
- 1/4 cup finely chopped celery
- 1/4 cup finely chopped walnuts
- 2 tablespoons finely chopped onion
- 1 tablespoon sweet pickle relish
- 1 teaspoon sugar
- 1 pouch (7.1 ounces) light water-packed tuna
- 1/2 cup chopped red apple
- 6 slices reduced-calorie bread, toasted
- 6 lettuce leaves
- 1. In a large bowl, combine the first six ingredients; stir in tuna and apple. Spread 1/2 cup tuna mixture on three slices of bread. Top with lettuce and remaining bread. Yield: 3 servings.
1 sandwich equals 286 calories, 8 g fat (1 g saturated fat), 23 mg cholesterol, 704 mg sodium, 33 g carbohydrate, 7 g fiber, 24 g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 2 starch, 2 lean meat, 1 fat.
Reviews for Apple Tuna Sandwiches
"This is fantastic! I used it as a garnish to my fresh made foccacia bread. Thank you very much for sharing,"
"Was really good, Best Apple Tuna I've ever Had! Doubled Recipe, halved and added 2 Hard Boiled Eggs with 1Tsp Parsley to 1 half, Both Where Great."
"This was delicious! I am not a fan of tuna, but I enjoyed this recipe. The only substitution I made was green onion for the yellow onion just as a personal preference. Will definitely make this again."
"I've never had any not like this. Don't be afraid to put the apple in."
"I don't like tuna, but this recipe is excellent with chicken instead. Favorite lunch sandwich filling for spring and summer."
"Replaced my old tuna recipe! My kids and I are loving the apples and celery! Light, great texture, delicious!"
"Great taste and easy! We did not make a sandwich, but used it as a side salad for lunch. Substituted red onion, slivered almonds and a bit of pepper and salt. Will definitely make again."
"I've been making this tuna salad since the recipe was in the magazine in the 90s. It's my favorite way to eat tuna...delicious!"
"makes tuna salad a bit more special"
"What can I say? This was absolutely the most tastey and delicious apple tuna sandwich ever! I will make it again and again. Way to go!"
"We made this sandwich recipe, exactly as described above. We used a Fuji apple because that's what we had on hand. My whole family loved the sandwiches. Great blend of ingredients. We'll definitely make these again soon."
"Delicious and simple change up to a staple. I started craving this as soon as it was apple picking time!"
"This was amazing. I usually just throw tuna and mayo in a bowl. This was delicious. Will make it like this all the time."
"had to sub pecans for walnuts due to allergies but enjoyed it greatly"
"first had this at boy scout event, loved it, asked for recipe, I make this frequently. It's easy to make and delicious"
"Daughter and husband loved it and so did I! We like tuna so something to do differently with it always is a plus!"
"Served to 2 sisters...they loved it!"
"Really refreshing. Needed a bit of tweaking, but it's a personal taste."
"very healthy and not heavy !! good one"
"made it as a suprise for hubby while he was on duty and he loved it and so did the kids :P"
"Made this Sandwich last week for lunch, it was very very good! This one is a keeper! Nice blend of ingredients!"
"Delicious! I loved the combination of flavor and texture."
"AMAZING! you must try this recipe!"
"I used dill relish, sliced almonds, and scallions as substitutes. This is a fantastic recipe. Once I only had canned chicken and it made a delicious sandwich. Yummy!"
"This is no ordinary tuna sandwich! Delicious! Easy prep and a nice balance with the apples and nuts. Didn't think this combo of ingredients sounded good but it is. Apples and nuts of course go well together. Super healthy."
"Wonderful taste. Very easy to make. can substitute any apples & nuts. I have made it several times and find it addictive!! Thanks for such a great healthy recipe."
"Just made this for lunch and it was easy and delicious. I had to skip the celery and walnuts since we were out of those and it was yummy anyway!"
"This was so good, I dont think we will ever eat just plain tuna again!"
"Served this to guests this summer. My company raved about it and asked for the recipe.Ginger"
"Been making this for years, but use dill relish instead of sweet and any apple works.Jan M"
"yumm!!Iused sliced almond instead of walnut.I enjoyed very much!!"
"Delicious! A great combination of flavors and textures. Moist enough that I didn't feel I wanted to add mayo to the bread like I normally would do. A nice change of pace from the usual tuna salad"
"This is delicious and healthy, simple to make, and I've been asked for the recipe more than once! :)"