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Cucumber Tuna Boats

For a refreshing summer meal, you can't beat this creamy tuna salad mounded into cucumber halves. Hard-cooked eggs make the salad extra hearty, and the crispness of the cucumber is delightful. It's an extra-special luncheon entree or light supper. -Mildred Stubbs, Hamlet, North Carolina
  • Total Time
    Prep/Total Time: 15 min.
  • Makes
    3 servings

Ingredients

  • 3 medium cucumbers
  • 1 can (6 ounces) tuna, drained and flaked
  • 2 hard-boiled large eggs, chopped
  • 1/2 cup shredded cheddar cheese
  • 1/2 cup diced celery
  • 1/4 cup Miracle Whip
  • 2 tablespoons sweet pickle relish
  • 1 tablespoon finely chopped onion
  • 1 teaspoon lemon juice
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt

Directions

  • Cut cucumbers in half lengthwise; remove and discard seeds. Cut a thin slice from bottom of cucumber if necessary so they sit flat. In a bowl, combine the remaining ingredients. Spoon into the cucumbers. Serve immediately.
Nutrition Facts
2 each: 381 calories, 24g fat (7g saturated fat), 185mg cholesterol, 940mg sodium, 15g carbohydrate (10g sugars, 4g fiber), 26g protein.

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