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Tuna Braid Recipe

Looking for an easy Tuna braid recipe? Learn how to make Tuna braid using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by sixedwards

Makes 8 servings



tuna salad in crescent roll braid

Recipe Ingredients for Tuna braid

1/4 cup miracle whip light
2 tbs chopped dill pickle
1 tbs mustard
1 tbs minced onion
10 oz tuna in water
2 eggs
8 oz can crescent dinner rolls
4 oz shredded cheddar
1 tbs sesame seeds

Recipe Directions for Tuna braid

  1. Heat oven to 375 F. In medium bowl combine salad dressing, dill pickle, mustard and onion. Unroll dough into 2 long rectangles. Place on an ungreased cookie sheet with long sides overlapping 1/2 inch; firmly press edges an perforations to seal. Press or roll to form 14x9-inch rectangle. Spoon tuna mixture in 3-inch strip lengthwise down center of dough. Sprinkle 1/2 cup cheese over filling. Make cuts 1 inch apart on each side of rectangle just to edge of filling. To give braided appearance, fold strips of dough at an angle halfway across filling, alternation from side to side.

  2. Bake at 375 F. for 17 to 24 minutes or until deep golden brown. Remove from oven; sprinkle with remaining 1/2 cup cheese and sesame seeds. Return to oven and bake until cheese melts, about 2 to 3 minutes. Cool 5 minutes.

Categories

Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 102.5g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
229
Calories from Fat
113
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
12.6g
19%
Saturated Fat
4.2g
21%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
66mg
22%
Sodium
424mg
18%
Potassium
258mg
7%
Total Carbohydrates
14.2g
5%
Dietary Fiber
0.4g
2%
Sugars
2.8g
Protein
14.9g
Vitamin A 2% Vitamin C 0%
Calcium 9% Iron 9%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

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

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
C+
  Good points
  • Very high in selenium
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