Carrie's Garlic Pesto Tuna Salad Sandwiches Recipe - Allrecipes.com
Carrie's Garlic Pesto Tuna Salad Sandwiches Recipe
  • READY IN 10 mins

Carrie's Garlic Pesto Tuna Salad Sandwiches

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"I love creating new variations on tuna sandwiches. I made this for my husband's lunch the other day, and he wanted them again for dinner that night! When I made this, I didn't measure anything, just started throwing things in a bowl...adjust to your taste and enjoy!"

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Original recipe makes 4 sandwiches Change Servings
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  • PREP

    10 mins
  • READY IN

    10 mins

Directions

  1. In a medium bowl, mix together tuna, mayonnaise, mustard, pesto, and garlic.
  2. Make four sandwiches by layering tuna, lettuce, and tomato slices between slices of bread. Serve.
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Most Helpful Positive Review
May 21, 2008

Great twist on a tuna sandich! I used roasted red pepper in place of the tomato and garlic powder instead of minced garlic. The flavors of the mustard and pesto didn't overpower the tuna. It was a nice blend.

 
Most Helpful Critical Review
Mar 28, 2011

Made this recipe as is and it was okay. I didn't like the flavor the mustard added to it. I love pesto and it's a great way to jazz up boring old tuna, but I will leave out the mustard in the future.

 
Oct 31, 2007

Made a half recipe with albacore and a little extra mayo to moisten a bit more, then served in pita halves with chopped tomatoes and a bit of shredded mozzarella. (Didn't have lettuce.) Excellent taste. Thanks for the interesting, delicious idea!

 
Oct 02, 2007

My husband, who doesn't even like tuna, liked this recipe. I don't eat tuna any other way now.

 
Jun 27, 2007

pesto....tuna....mustard? you say crazy, I say DELISH!

 
Nov 27, 2006

I was pleasantly surprised with this recipe. I forgot to add the mustard and it was still delicious. I served on toasted whole wheat bread and put just a bit extra pesto (I really love pesto).

 
Mar 08, 2011

I would never have thought to put pesto and tuna together but it works and is yummy! Thanks for the new twist on tuna salad sandwiches!

 
Aug 16, 2005

I love pesto but never thought to put it with tuna. Glad I found this recipe they are a great combo

 

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Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 366 kcal
  • 18%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 34.6 g
  • 11%
  • Cholesterol
  • 30 mg
  • 10%
  • Fat
  • 12.1 g
  • 19%
  • Fiber
  • 4.8 g
  • 19%
  • Protein
  • 29.1 g
  • 58%
  • Sodium
  • 611 mg
  • 24%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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