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Cheesy Tuna Melts

These zesty little treats provide an updated, lower fat twist on an old classic. Perfect for lunch or a quick weeknight dinner, you will enjoy the raves you get from all who try these!
Ingredients
  Low fat cheddar 1 Cup (16 tbs), finely shredded (Extra Old)
  Multi grain bread slices 4 (High Quality)
  Tuna 1 Can (10 oz), drained (Sodium Reduced)
  Green onion 1 Medium, chopped
  Celery stalk 1 Medium, diced
  Banana peppers 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs) (Hot Pickled)
  Black pepper 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Low fat mayonnaise 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Pineapple tidbits 1 Cup (16 tbs) (Drained)
Directions

MAKING
1. Mix the first seven ingredients together in a large bowl
2. Lightly toast the bread
3. Spread tuna mixture in equal amounts over all four slices and top with equal amounts of the cheese.
4. Place on a baking sheet and broil approximately 2-3 minutes until the cheese is golden and bubbly.

SERVING
5. Serve immediately.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Medium
Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Snack
Taste: 
Savory
Method: 
Baked
Dish: 
Sandwich
Occasion: 
Super Bowl
Ingredient: 
Tuna
Restriction: 
High Protein
Cook Time: 
5 Minutes
Have a look at this video recipe of Cheesy Tuna Melts. These zesty little treats provide an updated, lower fat twist on an old classic. Perfect for lunch or a quick weeknight dinner. You will definitely get rave reviews if you serve these at your parties. Bon Appétit!

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 1251 Calories from Fat 351

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 40 g62.2%

Saturated Fat 5.6 g28%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 119.6 mg39.9%

Sodium 988 mg41.2%

Total Carbohydrates 90 g29.9%

Dietary Fiber 17.6 g70.4%

Sugars 36.7 g

Protein 128 g255%

Vitamin A 141.1% Vitamin C 142.8%

Calcium 42.7% Iron 34.9%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

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