Delicious Tuna Mayo Salad with the addition of chickpeas for a perfect summertime dish served with some crisp Romaine Lettuce.
Sometimes it can be hard to create a decent creamy salad without the addition of heaps of mayonnaise. But this yummy Tuna Mayo Salad ticks all the boxes for flavour, without dipping into too much of your daily syn allowance.
The combination of ingredients works really well together to add flavour. Pickled (gherkins) might seem like an odd addition to a tuna salad for some, but trust me when I say they really do work well.
Quite often you will find sweetcorn in a tuna mayo salad, but today when making this recipe, I was on a Slimming World SP day, so sweetcorn was off bounds, and wanting to add some protein, I opted for some chickpeas which really do compliment this salad well and make it a lot more filling and high satiety.
If you are not doing a Slimming World SP day this would be lovely on a jacket potato with a side salad of greens of your choice. Baked sweet potatoes are another great option too and if you have a healthy extra B spare, why not try this on some yummy ryvita/crispbreads.
WHAT KITCHEN ITEMS DO I NEED TO MAKE THIS TUNA MAYO SALAD
- Kitchen Scales
- Wooden Spoon
- Measuring Spoons
- Santoku Knife (perfect knife for chopping veg)
- Chopping Board
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Low Syn Tuna Mayo Salad | Slimming World
Yield 1 servings
This recipe is gluten free, Slimming World and Weight Watchers friendly
- Extra Easy - 1.5 syns per serving
- SP - - 1.5 syns per serving
- WW Smart Points - 4
- 140g/5oz of canned Tuna, drained
- 1 tbs of reduced fat mayonnaise (1.5 syns)
- 3 tbs of quark
- 2 spring onions, sliced
- 1 pickle (gherkin), diced
- pinch of dried dill
- ¼ tsp of onion powder
- juice of half a lemon
- salt and black pepper
- ¼ cup of canned chickpeas
- Chopped romaine lettuce
- Add all the ingredients apart from the romaine lettuce to a bowl and mix to combine.
- Serve on a bed of chopped romaine lettuce.
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Serving Size 1 serving
Amount Per Serving
% Daily Value
Total Fat 5.3 g
Saturated Fat 1.1 g
Total Carbohydrates 31 g
Dietary Fiber 4.9 g
Sugars 11.2 g
Protein 37.9 g
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.