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Tuna In Tomatoes

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This Tuna In Tomatoes is by far the best of its kind I have ever had. Incredibly delicious and lusciously inviting, make sure you try out this easy and simple Tuna In Tomatoes recipe, coz, this can be a sure short cut way to win your loves ones hearts!
  Water 6 Cup (96 tbs)
  Salt 1 Teaspoon
  Vegetable oil 1 Tablespoon
  Macaroni 2 Cup (32 tbs), uncooked (Shell Or Elbow)
  Tuna 1 Can (10 oz), drained, flaked
  Minced celery 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Chopped sweet pickle 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Minced green pepper 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Swiss cheese cubes 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Minced onion 2 Tablespoon
  Salad dressing 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs) (Mayonnaise Style)
  Plain yogurt 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Lemon juice 1 Teaspoon
  Salt 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  White pepper To Taste
  Tomatoes 4 Medium
  Lettuce leaves 4
  Salt To Taste
  Parsley sprigs 4 (For Garnish)

Bring water to a rapid boil in a heavy 4 quart saucepan.
Add 1 teaspoon salt and oil.
Gradually add macaroni, being sure water continues to boil.
Cook macaroni uncovered until tender but firm, stirring occasionally.
Rinse with cold water.
Drain again.
Place macaroni in a large salad bowl with tuna, celery, sweet pickle, green pepper, cheese and onion.
Set aside.
In a small bowl, combine mayonnaise style salad dressing, yogurt, lemon juice, 1/4 teaspoon salt and pepper.
Add to tuna mixture.
Toss to coat all ingredients.
Place tomatoes stem end down on lettuce leaves.
Cut each tomato from top center down to about 1/4 inch from the stem end, making 6 equal sections.
Spread sections apart.
Sprinkle with salt to taste.
Fill with chilled tuna salad.
Garnish with parsley sprigs.
Makes 4 servings.

Recipe Summary

Side Dish

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 2334 Calories from Fat 775

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 88 g135%

Saturated Fat 24.6 g123.1%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 256.2 mg85.4%

Sodium 3498.2 mg145.8%

Total Carbohydrates 257 g85.6%

Dietary Fiber 15.6 g62.5%

Sugars 50.1 g

Protein 121 g242.8%

Vitamin A 294.1% Vitamin C 184.6%

Calcium 81.5% Iron 94.3%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Tuna In Tomatoes Recipe