Fresh Herb Tuna Salad
Recipe from Midwest Living

Chives, lovage, sorrel, tarragon, dill weed, and curry powder accent the dressing for this upscale tuna salad. Serve it in a fresh sweet pepper or on whole grain bread.


Fresh Herb Tuna Salad

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Ingredients
  • 1/2  cup 
    mayonnaise or salad dressing
  • 3   
    French sorrel leaves, snipped (about 2 tablespoons)
  • 1   tablespoon 
    snipped fresh chives
  • 1   tablespoon 
    snipped fresh lovage
  • 1   teaspoon 
    snipped fresh tarragon
  • 1/4  teaspoon 
    curry powder
  •  Dash 
    black pepper
  • 1   teaspoon 
    snipped fresh dillweed (optional)
  • 1  9 - 9 1/4 ounce can 
    chunk or solid white tuna (water pack), drained and flaked
  • 1   
    yellow sweet pepper, halved and seeded (optional)
  •  
    Assorted salad greens and fresh herbs (optional)
Directions
1.
In a bowl, stir together mayonnaise, French sorrel, chives, lovage, tarragon, curry powder, and black pepper.
2.
Add dillweed, if you like. Fold in tuna. Serve the mixture immediately or cover and chill for up to 6 hours. Spoon into sweet pepper halves and garnish with greens and herbs, if you like. Makes 2 servings.
Nutrition information
Per Serving: cal. (kcal) 548, Fat, total (g) 45, chol. (mg) 71, sat. fat (g) 7, carb. (g) 2, pro. (g) 33, vit. A (RE) 82, vit. C (mg) 4, sodium (mg) 747, calcium (mg) 30, iron (mg) 3, Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet
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