We know what you’re thinking: Canned tuna isn’t exactly the sexiest ingredient on the planet. But it is incredibly versatile, not to mention packed full of heart-healthy omega-3 fatty acids and probably sitting in the back of your pantry right now. Here are 26 exciting canned tuna recipes that go way beyond salads and casseroles (although we’ve got plenty of tasty options for those, too).
26 Canned Tuna Recipes That Are Surprisingly Awesome
1. Cheesy Avocado Bagel Tuna Melts
Made with not one but two types of cheese. (Plus avocado, tomatoes and arugula, oh my.)
2. 15-minute Mediterranean Couscous With Tuna And Pepperoncini
A mouthwatering recipe using things you probably already have in your pantry. If only all meals were this easy.
17. Dill Tuna And Chickpea Appetizer Bites With Lemon Caper Mayo
These adorable bites are gluten- and dairy-free and can be enjoyed hot or cold. See? We told you canned tuna was versatile.