Dear Abby's Tuna Casserole

Total Time
Prep 15 mins
Cook 15 mins

Different than ALL of the other tuna casseroles out there. An extreme favorite of mine from childhood. You are supposed to use fresh or frozen green peas, but I use canned. You are supposed to use 2% milk, but I use whole. Half the time I make it without the crispy topping.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Heat oven to 350 degrees fahrenheit.
  2. In medium saucepan, melt butter, saute onion until tender.
  3. Add soup, cheese spread, tuna, milk; heat, stirring constantly, until cheese is melted.
  4. Add noodles, peas, and olives; mix well.
  5. Spoon mixture into greased 2-qt. casserole dish.
  6. Sprinkle with potato chips or cornflakes.
  7. Bake for 15 to 20 minutes.
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This is a different and tasty recipe for anyone wanting a change of pace. Very creamy. Thanks for posting.

debbieedw January 05, 2009