Welcome to What's KP Cooking? Here you can find recipes and cooking tips for healthy, easy to make food.

Login here to comment or Subscribe below to receive new recipes by email.

Member Login

Lost your password?

Not a member yet? Sign Up!

Tuna Salad Stuffed Tomato

July 26, 2012

This KP original lunch recipe is gorgeous, healthy, tasty, and easy to make. What more can you ask for? Use the freshest tomatoes you can find for the biggest flavor punch.

1/3 cup mayo
1 Tablespoon Dijon mustard
Splash of pickle juice
Dash of Tabasco Sauce
1/4 teaspoon dried dill
2 cans tuna, packed in water, drained
5 small dill pickles, chopped
1/2 cup mild pepperoncini rings, chopped
1/2 cup roasted red peppers, chopped
1/4 cup sweet onion, chopped
Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper, to taste
4 medium red ripe tomatoes, fresh and firm
Sprouts, arugula, or spinach leaves for serving


  • In a large bowl, whisk together first 5 ingredients (mayo thru dill).
  • Fold in tuna, pickles, pepperoncinis, red peppers, and onion.
  • Season with salt and pepper to taste. Set aside.
  • Cut tops off tomatoes, and with a spoon, scoop out and discard seeds and ribs to form a hollow shell.
  • Evenly scoop tuna salad into each tomato shell.
  • Serve on a plate of sprouts, arugula, or fresh spinach leaves.
  • Season with additional salt and pepper, if ya like. Dig in!
Print Friendly

Related Recipes

  • Crab Salad
    I eat a lot of seafood salads living in San Francisco--one of my favorites is at Sam's Anchor Ca...
  • Curry Tuna Salad
    There is so much more you can do with a can of tuna, than just adding mayo. Try this tuna salad ...
  • Cajun Shrimp
    My sister got this recipe from Rachel Ray's TV show years ago. And to quote Rachel Ray it's "Yum...
  • Nicoise Salad
    I used to think there was a specific recipe for nicoise salad--until visiting Luxembourg. Ev...
  • KP Summer Salad
    There are literally thousands of ways to toss a salad, but every now and then I stumble upon a c...

Tags: , , , , , ,

Leave a Comment

Spam Protection by WP-SpamFree

User Login