Important Update: Calorie Count will be shutting down on March 15th. Please click here to read the announcement. Data export is available.

Bow Tie Tuna Florentine Recipe

Looking for an easy Bow Tie Tuna Florentine recipe? Learn how to make Bow Tie Tuna Florentine using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by october_rain08

Makes 4 servings



"A classy version of tuna casserole. A creamy pesto sauce with spinach, bow tie pasta and tuna. Serve with warm French bread and wine for an elegant 'hot dish.'"

Recipe Ingredients for Bow Tie Tuna Florentine

8 ounce bow tie pasta
1 tablespoon margarine
1 1/4 cups milk
1 1/5 ounce pesto sauce
2 cups fresh spinach, rinsed and thinly sliced
1/2 cup sliced fresh mushrooms
18 ounce tuna, drained
3 roma tomatoes, chopped

Recipe Directions for Bow Tie Tuna Florentine

  1. Bring a large pot of lightly salted water to a boil. Add pasta and cook for 8 to 10 minutes or until al dente; drain.

  2. In a large saucepan, melt the margarine over medium-high heat. Add milk and pesto sauce mix; bring to a boil stirring constantly with a wire whisk until well blended and boiling. Reduce heat and add spinach and mushrooms. Simmer for 3 to 4 minutes, stirring occasionally.

  3. Add cooked pasta, tuna and tomatoes, stirring gently to coat. Cook 3 to 5 minutes until thoroughly heated.

Categories

Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 388.6g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
527
Calories from Fat
181
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
20.1g
31%
Saturated Fat
4.4g
22%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
90mg
30%
Sodium
234mg
10%
Potassium
972mg
28%
Total Carbohydrates
39.9g
13%
Dietary Fiber
1.8g
7%
Sugars
7.0g
Protein
45.3g
Vitamin A 56% Vitamin C 28%
Calcium 15% Iron 21%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
Legend

Fat
Protein
Carbs
Alcohol
Other

Calorie Breakdown
Nutrition Breakdown
Daily Values
Daily Values

Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
A-
  Good points
  • Low in sodium
  • High in niacin
  • High in phosphorus
  • Very high in selenium
  • High in vitamin A
  • High in vitamin B12
  •  
    Join Calorie Count - It's Easy and Free!
    CREATE FREE ACCOUNT
    Advertisement