Tuna pasta


Tuna pasta
This is typical Sunday night fare, or for when you've simply had enough of cooking. An easy but delicious, creamy combination of pasta and tuna.
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Last modified on: March 14th 2021

Keywords for this recipe:PastaTunaQuickSimpleWeekend supperSunday night

For 4 people, you will need:

Change to the quantities for: 2 people 4 people 8 people 12 people

How long does it take?

Time required for this recipe:
CookingStart to finish
15 min.15 min.

Step by step recipe


Stage 1 - 6 min.
Tuna pasta : Photo of step #1
Boil 400 g pasta, taking care not to overcook it, then drain.

Stage 2 - 2 min.
Tuna pasta : Photo of step #2
Use the same pan as for the pasta, rinse it out and put on medium heat. Pour in 2 tablespoons olive oil and when good and hot, add 1 shallot, finely sliced.

Salt, pepper and cook for 1 minute without colouring.

Stage 3 - 5 min.
Tuna pasta : Photo of step #3
Add 150 g cream and 200 g tuna in oil, mix well and bring to the boil. Leave to thicken slightly.

Stage 4 - 2 min.
Tuna pasta : Photo of step #4
Tip the pasta back into the pan, mix well and leave to heat through for 1 or 2 minutes. That's all there is to it!

Remarks

If the pasta is cooked more than 5 minutes before serving, drizzle a little olive oil over before mixing to keep it from sticking together.

Keeping:

Several days in the fridge, covered with plastic film.

Nutritional information

Whole recipe
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
2,571 Kcal or 10,764 Kj105 gr279 gr115 gr
129 %40 %26 %17 %
Per 100 g
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
319 Kcal or 1,336 Kj13 gr35 gr14 gr
16 %5 %3 %2 %
Per person
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
643 Kcal or 2,692 Kj26 gr70 gr29 gr
32 %10 %7 %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).

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Source

Home made.

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This recipe uses (among others)
PastaPasta: You can check-out other recipes which use it, like for example: Pasta with pesto and preserved tomatoes, Sunday night pasta, Penne with Mushrooms, Spaghetti with mushrooms, Penne with purple artichokes, ... All
Tuna in oilTuna in oil: You can check-out other recipes which use it, like for example: Mixed salad with curry mayo, Warm broccoli and Tuna Salad, Gribouille dressing, Rice and purple-sprouting broccoli salad, Pan bagnat, ... All
CreamCream: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Lille style chicken, Mini cheese and mustard toasts, Mackerel rillettes, Courgettes (zuchinis) , Rice à la grecque, ... All
Olive oilOlive oil: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Purple artichokes braised in white wine, Tomato omelette, "Land and sea" kebabs, Roast Brussels sprouts with sage and lemon, Polenta, ... All

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