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A delicious, lightly toasted Tuna Melt is just the meal you need to satisfy those crazy lunch cravings. You can serve these with cornichons (small pickles), or with carrot and celery sticks and a bit of light ranch dressing on the side for dipping.

Recipe by Oxmoor House February 2013


Credit: Oxmoor House

Recipe Summary

12 mins
12 mins
Serves 2 (serving size: 1 sandwich)


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Instructions Checklist
  • Preheat broiler.

  • Combine first 6 ingredients in a medium bowl. Add tuna; stir gently.

  • Hollow out top and bottom halves of bread, leaving a 1-inch-thick shell; reserve torn bread for another use. Place bread, cut sides up, on a baking sheet. Broil 1 minute or until toasted.

  • Spoon tuna mixture evenly into bread shells; top each with 2 tomato slices and 2 tablespoons cheese. Broil 2 minutes or until cheese melts. Sprinkle 1 teaspoon green onionson each sandwich, if desired.


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Nutrition Facts

295 calories; fat 13g; saturated fat 3.9g; mono fat 6.4g; poly fat 1.7g; protein 17.4g; carbohydrates 25.7g; fiber 1.8g; cholesterol 30mg; iron 2mg; sodium 787mg; calcium 145mg.