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Keep your cool during the dog days of summer with these fast, easy and affordable meals’ no cooking required!
The last place you want to be is cooking over a hot stove. Don’t run out to the drive-thru just yet, you can still whip up affordable and healthy meals with products you can find right in your pantry!
Give your oven a summer vacation too and check out these no cook noshes that will keep your family happy and your kitchen cool.
NUTTY ALBACORE SALAD PITA
Prep Time: 10 Minutes
Cooking Time: 0 Minutes
• 1 (2.6-oz.) pouch or 1 (5-oz.) can StarKist Albacore Tuna (if using cans, drained and chunked)
• 1/3 cup Celery, diced
• 1/4 cup Walnuts, pecans, or almonds, chopped
• 1/2 cup Mayonnaise
• 1/4 cup Raisins or 1/2 cup grapes, halved
• 1/2 tsp. Dried dillweed
• 2 Pitas, halved
• To taste Salt and pepper
• Curly-leaf lettuce leaves
In a medium bowl, combine tuna, mayonnaise, celery, raisins, nuts, and dill; mix well.
Add salt and pepper.
Line each pita pocket with leaf lettuce; fill with 1/4 tuna mixture.
ALBACORE WALDORF SALAD
• 1 (6.4-oz.) pouch or 2 (2.6-oz.) pouches or 2 Cans (4-oz.) StarKist Albacore Tuna (if using cans, drained and chunked)
• 2 tbsp. Lemon juice
• 1/3 cup Raisins
• 1/2 cup Mayonnaise
• 1/4 tsp. Ground cinnamon
• 3 apples, medium, cored, and cubed
• 1 cup Celery, chopped
• 1/3 cup Walnuts or pecans, chopped
• 1/4 cup Milk
• To taste Sugar (optional)
In a large bowl, toss together apples and lemon juice.
Add celery, raisins, walnuts, and tuna; toss gently.
In a medium bowl, combine mayonnaise, milk, and cinnamon; blend well. For a sweeter dressing, add sugar.
Pour dressing over apple-tuna mixture; toss gently to coat.
**If you are looking for a no-cook/no-prep meal on-the-go check out the new StarKist Tuna Salad Sandwich-Ready Pouch - shelf stable, no draining or mixing required and only 100 calories or less per pouch! For more easy recipes visit www.StarKist.com.
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