"Kitty's birthday salad. Traditionally we have made this every July for years and years. Until Grandma Wells died, the kids never knew it was originally her recipe from the 1960s." — Katrina
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2 1/2 cups
1 (10 ounce) package
frozen green peas, thawed
1 (6 ounce) can
albacore tuna, drained and flaked
cubed Cheddar cheese
chopped red onion
chopped sweet pickle
I thought this looked good enough that i should have a rating, so i tried it. I ran short on celery so i added a little celery salt. Also used sweet relish in place of the pickle. This is as any other Tuna Mac Salad on this site. And i like the fact that this was someones Grandma's recipe.
Really good....my family enjoyed. I used 13 oz box of mini wagon wheel pasta, 2 cans of albacore tuna, light mayo, reduced fat shredded cheddar, vidalia onion, the celery and had to use pickle relish..oh and of course added defrosted frozen baby peas. Yummy! Thanks!
This Tuna Salad recipe is PERFECT just the way it is published. Don't try to put your own little twist on it.. just leave it alone. My family and guests loved it! It will become a new family tradition. Thanks for sharing a GREAT recipe Grandma Wells and Family... delicious!!!
This is how tuna salad is supposed to be. If you want fancy'schmancy then go make up your own recipe and leave this one alone! Thank you Grandma Wells. Did you happen to know my Great Grandma Snopl? Her tuna salad tasted remarkably similar to yours! Yum!
This is so good! Thanks for posting. Kept everything the same.
This was excellent -just like my mom used to make! I think it is great as is and doesnt need to be tweaked!
So delicious. So easy! I changed a couple things based on what I had in the house, and it turned out ridiculously yummy. Thanks!
This was tasty and easy. Good all American salad great for summer BBQ's.
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
Grandma Wells' Tuna Macaroni Salad
Serving Size: 1/10 of a recipe
Servings Per Recipe: 10
Amount Per Serving
Calories from Fat: 206
Make a quick, colorful, creamy salad that’s slightly sweet and tart.
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