Old fashioned tuna salad recipe. I never get tired of an excellent tuna salad recipe and of the hundreds of versions ive made this is the version i make when i want the best. Its flavorful and creamy and makes the perfect sandwich. Not only because they taste good but because they have the power to just make you feel better too. Usually they had on the menu tuna fish salad sandwich surprisingly these sandwiches were always tasty.
An old fashioned dish made from tuna macaroni chopped egg celery peas salt and pepper and for my additions old bay and cajun seasoning. You just cant beat it. Ive made a lot of tuna salad in my lifetime ive eaten a lot of tuna salad in my lifetime and at some point i came up with the perfect recipe. Not only because they taste good but because they have the power to just make you feel better too.
Our house had been under a lot of stress the past few days full. Served on a bed of greens or slathered between slices of your favorite bread this is the classic recipe that works perfectly for tuna melts too. This tuna salad recipe calls for canned or packaged white tuna but feel free to use fresh poached albacore tuna see below. Thoroughly drain and flake any chunks in the tuna.
Of course there are lots of amazing chicken salad recipes to choose from but this old fashioned chicken salad recipe is definitely my favorite. Hard boil 2 eggs. There is just enough. You might even choose to use tuna packed in oil.
Lots of add ins will make this your own. This is my recipe that comes closest to those good old fashioned tuna fish salad sandwiches preparation. The wonderful thing about this chicken salad. While they are boiling put two cans of tuna in a bowl drain water add 12 small onion chopped finely 1 small stalk celery chopped finely and 1 2 tbsps relish.
Old school classics like this old fashioned tuna macaroni salad stick around and stand up to the test of time for good reasons. Its been passed down from generation to generation in my family and its still as good as it ever was. If you prefer stronger tuna flavor you may choose to use light canned tuna which might include skipjack tongol or yellowfin. This old fashioned egg salad recipe is a classic recipe passed down from my grandmother.
Old school classics like this old fashioned tuna macaroni salad stick around and stand up to the test of time for good reasons.