Quick Tuna-Stuffed Tomatoes Recipe
- 4 large tomatoes
- 1/2 cup mayonnaise
- 1/2 teaspoon celery salt
- 1/2 teaspoon dill weed
- 1/4 teaspoon pepper
- 2 cans (6 ounces each) tuna, drained and flaked
- 2 celery ribs, chopped
- 1/2 cup chopped cashews, optional
- 1. Cut a thin slice off the top of each tomato. Scoop out pulp, leaving a 1/2-in. shell for each. Invert tomatoes onto paper towels to drain.
- 2. In a bowl, combine the mayonnaise, celery salt, dill and pepper. Stir in the tuna, celery and cashews if desired. Spoon into tomato shells. Yield: 4 servings.
1 stuffed tomato (prepared with reduced-fat mayonnaise and water-packed tuna; calculated without cashews) equals 241 calories, 11 g fat (2 g saturated fat), 36 mg cholesterol, 746 mg sodium, 12 g carbohydrate, 2 g fiber, 24 g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 3 lean meat, 2 vegetable, 1 fat.
Reviews for Quick Tuna-Stuffed Tomatoes
"Really delicious. I love tomatoes and tuna together so this was a natural fit. green onions to the salad mixture but otherwise followed the recipe to a T."
"I've been making this dish multiple times every summer since this recipe was published - it's great for hot weather! The flavor of the tuna salad is great, and I always include the cashews."
"awesome flavor and a refreshing lunch. We have so many tomatoes that this is a good way to use them."
"I did not really like this recipe. I like tuna salad and I love tomatoes but obviously not together."
Light-Bodied White Wine
Enjoy this recipe with a light-bodied white wine such as Sauvignon Blanc or Pinot Grigio.