Tuna Casserole Recipe

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


Submitted by ravin99

Makes 6 servings



Our kids love this. Very easy to make.

Recipe Ingredients for Tuna Casserole

1 can tuna, drained
8 oz elbow macaroni
4 tablespoons butter
3 tablespoons onion , finely chopped
2 tablespoons bell pepper , green , finely chopped
2 tablespoons all purpose flour
3/4 teaspoon salt or seasoned salt
1/8 teaspoon pepper
1 cup milk
1/2 cup frozen peas
1 can cream of mushroom soup
1 cup shredded cheddar cheese
3/4 cup bread crumbs
4 tablespoon butter

Recipe Directions for Tuna Casserole

  1. Cook macaroni until tender, drain and rinse

  2. Mix 4 tablespoons butter with the bread crumbs and set aside.

  3. Melt butter in large sauce pan or dutch oven, add onions and bell pepper and saute over low heat for about 3 minutes.

  4. Add flour, salt and pepper, stir until smooth and thickened.

  5. Add cooked macaroni, flaked tuna, peas and half of the cheese to sauce mixture, stirring constantly.

  6. Pour mixture into 2 qt buttered casserole dish.

  7. Top with remaining cheese then buttered bread crumbs.

  8. Bake at 350 degrees for 30-40 minutes or until nicely browned.

Categories

Cheese, Fish, Pasta, Vegetables, Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 283.1g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
545
Calories from Fat
261
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
29.0g
45%
Saturated Fat
15.6g
78%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
73mg
24%
Sodium
974mg
41%
Potassium
355mg
10%
Total Carbohydrates
47.9g
16%
Dietary Fiber
2.8g
11%
Sugars
5.7g
Protein
22.6g
Vitamin A 23% Vitamin C 9%
Calcium 23% Iron 17%
* 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
B
  Good points
  • High in selenium
  •   Bad points
  • High in saturated fat
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