Herbed Tuna Salad Nachos

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Introduction: Herbed Tuna Salad Nachos

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This lightly herbed Tuna Salad Nachos recipe pairs beautifully with Lemon Pepper/ Dill Tortilla Chips. (Recipe link below)

Served cold, it's the perfect lunch or appetizer on these hot, lazy Summer days. 

Ingredients for 1 Lunch Serving or Appetizer for 2 :
  • 1 small can Albacore Tuna-packed in water- drained
  • 1/4 cup mayo
  • 1 Roma or Plum tomato- diced
  • 1 small stalk of celery- chopped
  • 1 T capers- drained and chopped
  • 1/4 t Dill weed
  • 1/4 t Garlic pepper
  • 1/4 t Sea Salt

Garnish:
  • 1 teaspoon Feta Cheese-crumbed
  • Lime wedges
  • pinch Dill weed
PREPARATION:

Use a fork to gently toss the drained tuna and mayonnaise together. Try to keep the tuna as flakey as possible.
Add the rest of the ingredients (except Garnish) and refrigerate the salad until you're ready to serve.

In the meantime, prepare your Tortilla chips.  The EASY recipe for Lemon/Dill Chips can be found here: https://www.instructables.com/id/Herb-infused-Gourmet-Tortilla-Chips/

SERVING:
  • Toss the Tuna Salad again to redistribute any liquid.
  • Layer a bowl with the Tortilla Chips.
  • Spoon the Tuna salad in.
  • Sprinkle with Feta Cheese and add a pinch of Dill.
  • Garnish with Lime wedges. (The spritz of fresh Lime is essential to the flavor of this recipe. Please don't overlook it.)
Enjoy!




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    7 Discussions

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    onrust
    onrust

    9 years ago on Introduction

    Isn't there a nacho contest afoot? You sooooooooo got my vote.

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    bajablue
    bajablue

    Reply 9 years ago on Introduction

    Heya onrust! This is a speed challenge by Scoochmaroo. Anyone can and should enter. The contest ends tomorrow, Wednesday night. No member voting but thanks for the great vibes!!! Please enter a Nachos recipe for a chance to win GREAT prizes! 

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    bajablue
    bajablue

    Reply 9 years ago on Introduction

    You are so welcome. Thanks for such a nice comment!

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    sunshiine
    sunshiine

    9 years ago on Introduction

    Gonna try this! Looks yummy. Thanks for sharing.

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    bajablue
    bajablue

    Reply 9 years ago on Introduction

    It tastes BETTER than it looks!

    lol... cloudi had it for lunch and gave it 2 thumbs up. For a man that's tired of nachos, that's really saying something... good! ;-)

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    sunshiine
    sunshiine

    Reply 9 years ago on Introduction

    ine makes 4! Glad he is a good sport about this! I am gonna go see how many have entered! Wish you the best.