In need of a quick, nutritious, and satisfying dish? This tuna dip recipe can help save you during those busy days or nights. Dip it with crackers, pretzels, or veggies or make an open-faced tuna melt!
The vegetable oil, avocado, and tuna makes this dish super heart healthy from the omega -3 fatty acids, which also supports brain health and provides anti-inflammatory benefits.
Did you know it is recommended to have 2 servings of fish a week or 8 ounces? Canned tuna fish, specifically light tuna, has much lower levels of mercury compared to fresh or steak tuna which should be avoided during pregnancy. In addition it provides a good source of vitamin B12, vitamin D, and excellent source of protein! All nutrients essential for pregnant women, breastfeeding mamas, and infants for nourishing growth.
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Serves 2 Prep Time: 10 minutes
1 can tuna (5 oz)
1/4 cup onion, diced
1 long celery stick (diced)
Salt and Pepper to season
Directions: place all ingredients in bowl, mix well, and season to taste
Nutrition information for 1 serving: Calories, 190; Fat, 13 grams; Protein, 11 grams; Carbohydrates, 4 grams.