This is a serious winner -- and it's amazing no matter how you serve it!
What You Need:
2 cans Tuna packed in water, drained
2 tbsp Fat Free Greek Yogurt
1 cup Frozen Peas, thawed
1/4 cup Chopped Cilantro
Juice of 1 Lime
1 tsp Garlic Powder
3 Tomatoes Diced (you can also serve in hollowed tomatoes -- use the inside!)
2 Avocados, diced
1 Red Onion, finely chopped
1 Jalapeno, mined (remove seeds and vein if not a heat seeker!)
1 can White Beans, drained and rinsed
1 can Black Beans, drained and rinsed
Salt to Taste
I made this today on a whim. I was craving chips and dip, wanted cowboy caviar, and didn't know what to do. So I started throwing things together. First, I made a Pico de gallo... but then I realized eating half a bag of tortilla chips was not the best idea. And so I went a few steps forward and came up with what now is, a Bargain Bites favorite!
To start, place the tomato, beans, avocado, red onion, cilantro, peas, garlic powder, and minced jalapeno in a large bowl. Squeeze in the juice of the lime and add salt to taste.
Olives would make this better... I just ran out (sad face)
I hope you enjoy, and hey -- It's another low far high flavor GF favorite to share!
Your tuna salad recipe looks fantastic! I especially love that it includes avocados. :) Thank you for sharing the recipe!ReplyDelete
Oh I am so happy you find it appealing! I too am an avocado junkie! THey are 2 for $1 this week at my local grocery store -- I had to use them!Delete
I hope you do enjoy, and let me know if you make any changes to it! I love to hear variations ;) Thanks for stopping by and leaving a note!
There is nothing better than a good tuna salad. I've just made some for my lunch with lemon, onions and olives, but I'm going right now to put some avocado in there. I also sometimes put a gerkhin in there as well.ReplyDelete
Yum yum yum! Anytime onions and gerkhins are involved it's a good recipe;) Thanks for sharing! I wish I had olives when I made this, but in all it was so colorful and delish!ReplyDelete
Yum! I never think to put anything in peppers besides the usual stuffed peppers ingredients. I'll be making these this summer when all the peppers are growing in my garden!ReplyDelete
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@Emily -- I had used a tomato, but OMG yes, PEPPERS work perfectly -- and are so fresh from the garden ;)ReplyDelete
Peppers, avocado shells, tomatoes, cucumber cups, limes (awesome for drinks to float a shot), all are wonderful things to use as a serving dish -- and it's minimal clean up for you! I wish I had some peppers around .... I hear they are on sale this week! I am Craving stuffed banana peppers!
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