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Tuna Picnic Bread

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  Roll mix 16 Ounce
  Warm water 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Margarine/Butter 2 Tablespoon
  Shredded cheddar cheese/Swiss cheese 3 Ounce
  Canned tuna 3 1⁄4 Ounce
  Chopped green pepper 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Chopped ripe olives 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Dry bread crumbs 2 Tablespoon
  Snipped chives 1 Tablespoon
  Milk 2 Tablespoon
  Egg 1

Prepare hot roll mix according to package directions using water, margarine, and egg, except add 1/2 cup of the shredded cheese just before kneading.
Let dough stand, covered, while preparing tuna mixture.
Combine tuna, green pepper, olives, bread crumbs, chives, and remaining cheese.
Press dough into a 12x8-inch rectangle.
Brush dough with milk.
Sprinkle tuna mixture over dough to within 1 inch of edges.
Roll up dough tightly, beginning at short end.
Seal seam and ends.
Place dough, seam side down, in a greased 9x5x3-inch loaf pan.
Cover; let rise in a warm place till double (about 45 minutes).
Brush top of loaf with beaten egg.
If desired, with a very sharp knife make 3 cuts about 1/4 inch deep across top of loaf.
Place loaf pan in center of the cooking grill.
Grill 35 to 45 minutes or till bread is golden and tests done.
Remove bread from pan; cool about 1 hour on wire rack.
Serve warm.
Refrigerate to store.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Side Dish

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 2744 Calories from Fat 945

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 103 g157.8%

Saturated Fat 39.5 g197.5%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 322.2 mg107.4%

Sodium 4451 mg185.5%

Total Carbohydrates 327 g109.2%

Dietary Fiber 16.2 g64.7%

Sugars 42.2 g

Protein 107 g214.7%

Vitamin A 71.8% Vitamin C 60.5%

Calcium 104.9% Iron 99.7%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Tuna Picnic Bread Recipe