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What ? Low Carb Tuna Melt ? March 10, 2013

Filed under: Lunch — Low Carb Jabberwockey @ 6:03 pm
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Low Carb Tuna MeltI was craving some tuna yesterday, but am a little tired of just putting it on salad, and was really trying to escape my toasted bread thoughts.  There was some leftover sliced yellow squash in the fridge – what a GREAT platform for the tuna, tomatoes, and cheese !

Low Carb Tuna Melt

1 yellow squash, sliced lengthwise
1 can of tuna
2 Tbsp Mayo
1/2 small onion, diced
2 thick tomato slices
2 Tbsp mozzarella, grated
Kosher salt and cracked pepper to taste

Combine tuna, mayo, and onions.  Normally I would add a large stalk of celery (diced), but we were out.

Sautee the squash over med high heat for a minute or two with a bit of salt and pepper.  Don’t let it get mushy!  Arrange squash on a baking pan into two “sandwich sized” platforms.

Mound half the tuna mixture on the squash platforms.  Layer on the tomato, followed by cheese.

Broil for about 2 minutes, or until the cheese is melted and bubbly.

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6 Responses to “What ? Low Carb Tuna Melt ?”

  1. Yum! I have a serious weak spot for tuna melts. Love this! 🙂

  2. Holliday Miller Says:

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  3. yum. I’m gonna try this one out!


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