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The Best Tuna Salad Recipe Of 2021

Published on

3.18.2022

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In this post, we'll cover our recipe for tuna, rice, and cilantro salad from start to finish. Make sure to read through to the end for extra tips on cooking with tuna.


Tuna, Rice, and Cilantro Salad: The Ingredients

Here's everything you need to make our classic tuna salad recipe.


The Tuna Salad Recipe Step by Step

Follow these steps to make a delicious bowl of our tuna, rice, and cilantro salad.

If you want to switch it up even more, you could even use this recipe but sub in canned chicken to please any picky eaters. 


Want Another Great Way To Use Tuna Salad?

If you're craving a simple, tasty tuna wrap, we've got the perfect recipe for you. Our tuna wrap recipe takes a different approach to tuna salad and pairs the fishy treat with a flour tortilla to make the perfect lunch.

While classic tuna salad is typically made with mayonnaise, we opted to craft ours with cream cheese instead. Mayo is a popular choice, but we're big fans of the lighter texture of cream cheese and the way its flavors pair with ingredients like lemon juice and avocado. 

If you're looking for a low-carb lunch, swap out flour tortillas for lettuce wraps and enjoy your light tuna salad with an extra crunch. The flour tortilla in our tuna wrap recipe is the only major source of carbohydrates in the meal, so it's perfectly keto-friendly without it!


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