Avocado with Tuna


Avocado with Tuna
Here is a quick recipe for a simple starter: avocado, tuna, chopped herbs and mayonnaise.
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Last modified on: April 29th 2015

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For 4 people, you will need:
  • 1 avocado 2 avocados
  • 2 tuna in oil 120 g tuna in oil
  • 3 Mayonnaise 120 g Mayonnaise
  • 4 herbs of your choice herbs of your choice
  • Total weight: 740 grams

Change to the quantities for: 2 people 4 people 8 people 12 people
How long does it take?
Time required for this recipe:
PreparationStart to finish
12 min.12 min.

Step by step recipe


Stage 1 - 3 min.
Avocado with Tuna : Photo of step #1

Remove the avocado stones


Cut open the avocados and remove the stones.

Stage 2 - 2 min.
Avocado with Tuna : Photo of step #2

Prepare the filling


Put 120 g tuna in oil into a bowl and break up with a fork.

Stage 3 - 2 min.
Avocado with Tuna : Photo of step #3
Add 120 g Mayonnaise and the chopped herbs of your choice (chives and parsley here).

Stage 4 - 1 min.
Avocado with Tuna : Photo of step #4
Mix together...

Stage 5 - 4 min.
Avocado with Tuna : Photo of step #5
...and fill the avocados with the mixture.

Your starter is ready!
Remarks
If you want to prepare this in advance, do take care to prevent the avocado flesh turning brown: before filling, use a brush to coat the exposed surface with lemon juice or olive oil.

To give your tuna mayonnnaise a more robust flavour, add a very finely chopped shallot with the herbs.
Keeping
A few hours in the fridge, covered with plastic film.
Source
Home made.
Nutritional information
Whole recipe
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
1,204 Kcal or 5,041 Kj34 gr1 gr118 gr
60 %13 %<1 %18 %
Per 100 g
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
163 Kcal or 682 Kj5 gr< 1 gr16 gr
8 %2 %<1 %2 %
Per person
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
301 Kcal or 1,260 Kj8 gr< 1 gr29 gr
15 %3 %<1 %4 %
% are calculated relative to a Recommended Dietary Intake or RDI of 2000 k-calories or 8400 k-joules by day for a woman (change to a man).
Possible allergens in this recipe: Fish, Egg, Sulfites, Mustard
How much will it cost?
  • For 4 people : 1.36 €
  • Per person : 0.34 €

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Note: Be careful, these prices are only an estimate, you can consult the table of prices by ingredients used for this estimate.
This recipe uses (among others)
Tuna in oilTuna in oil: You can check-out other recipes which use it, like for example: Salade Niçoise, Spring courgette and tuna salad, Mixed salad with curry mayo, Tapenade, Crunchy courgette and mushroom salad, ... All
MayonnaiseMayonnaise: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Seafood feuillantines, Mixed salad with curry mayo, Roscoff salad, Breton Sandwich, Coleslaw, ... All
AvocadoAvocado: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Mexican ceviche, Avocado with gravlax, Fried cheese toasties with avocado, Cauliflower, chicken and avocado salad, Avocado "tarte fine", ... All
Herbs of your choiceHerbs of your choice: You can check-out other recipes which use it, like for example: Cornouaillaise salad, Thin summer tart "à la grecque", Greek salad, Cucumber and salmon salad, Avocado and smoked salmon terrine , ... All
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