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Mediterannean Tuna Salad

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Tuna Salad

Tuna Salad

Kevin D Weeks
This is an excellent dinner salad ready in 10 minutes. I usually serve it on a bed of lettuce and sometimes I'll add a few pitted olives or crumbled feta. It also good served in pita bread or stuffed in a tomato. My preference is for tuna packed in olive oil because I think it tastes better than tuna packed in water, but it's entirely up to you. (Larger image.) Serves 2.

Prep Time: 10 minutes

Total Time: 10 minutes

Yield: Serves 2.

Ingredients:

  • 1 6-oz. cans chunk light tuna; drained
  • 1/2 15-oz. can chick peas; drained and rinsed
  • 5 cherry tomatoes; halved
  • 2 scallions, trimmed and sliced
  • 1 Tbsp. extra-virgin olive oil
  • 1 Tbsp. lemon juice
  • Salt and freshly ground pepper, to taste

Preparation:

1. Combine tuna, beans, tomatoes, scallions, oil, lemon juice, salt and pepper in a medium bowl. Stir gently. Refrigerate until ready to serve.

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