Here's a deconstructed take on the tuna salad sandwich using crispbread crackers instead of bread. This is an easy lunch to throw together with staple items from your pantry and refrigerator.

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  • Top crackers with cream cheese, tuna and scallion. Squeeze lemon over the top and season with pepper.



Note: Chunk light tuna, which comes from the smaller skipjack or yellowfin, has less mercury than canned white albacore tuna. The FDA/EPA advises that women who are or might become pregnant, nursing mothers and young children consume no more than 6 ounces of albacore a week; up to 12 ounces of canned light tuna is considered safe.

Nutrition Facts

193.8 calories; protein 20.9g 42% DV; carbohydrates 15.5g 5% DV; exchange other carbs 1; dietary fiber 1.2g 5% DV; sugars 2.9g; fat 5.6g 9% DV; saturated fat 3g 15% DV; cholesterol 46.8mg 16% DV; vitamin a iu 515.1IU 10% DV; vitamin c 7.9mg 13% DV; folate 29.5mcg 7% DV; calcium 84.2mg 8% DV; iron 2.5mg 14% DV; magnesium 31.8mg 11% DV; potassium 333.2mg 9% DV; sodium 323.1mg 13% DV; thiamin 0.1mg 14% DV.

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Love this!! I was skeptical to try this recipe because of the cream cheese/tuna being together. I love this!! It is so good and really easy to make when you are crunched for time. Read More