Recipe Sifter

X
  • Start Here
    • Course
    • Main Ingredient
    • Cuisine
    • Preparation
    • Occasion
    • Diet
    • Nutrition
1

Select () or exclude () categories to narrow your recipe search.

2

As you select categories, the number of matching recipes will update.

Make some selections to begin narrowing your results.
  • Calories
  • Amount per serving
    1. Total Fat
    2. Saturated Fat
    3. Polyunsat. Fat
    4. Monounsat. Fat
    5. Trans Fat
  • Cholesterol
  • Sodium
  • Potassium
  • Total Carbohydrates
    1. Dietary Fiber
    2. Sugars
  • Protein
  • Vitamin A
  • Vitamin B6
  • Vitamin B12
  • Vitamin C
  • Calcium
  • Iron
  • Vitamin E
  • Magnesium
  • Alcohol
  • Caffeine
  • Find exactly what you're looking for with the web's most powerful recipe filtering tool.

    You are in: Home / Recipes / Tuna-Noodle Casserole Recipe
    Lost? Site Map

    Tuna-Noodle Casserole

    Total Time:

    Prep Time:

    Cook Time:

    50 mins

    30 mins

    20 mins

    KissKiss's Note:

    My husband just named this the best tuna casserole he's ever had, so I'm recording it on Zaar for safe keeping. The base of this recipe is from the Fanny Farmer cookbook, but I changed nearly all of it. Cooking/prep times do not include time to cook noodles.

    • Save to Recipe Box

    • Add to Grocery List

    • Print

    • Email

    My Private Note

    Ingredients:

    Servings:

    Units: US | Metric

    Directions:

    1. 1
      Preheat the oven to 350 degrees. Lightly grease a baking dish.
    2. 2
      Combine the cooked noodles, tuna, red peppers, water chestnuts and onion, and mix to combine.
    3. 3
      In a large pan, melt 2 tablespoons butter and add two tablespoons flour. Stir well until a paste forms - do not allow to brown. Add the milk, continue stirring, and bring to a boil. Add the salt and pepper, lower the heat and cook for another minute. Add the cheddar cheese and cook for another minute or until a smooth, creamy sauce develops. Stir in a pinch of cayenne.
    4. 4
      Pour the sauce over the noodle mixture and stir well to combine.
    5. 5
      In a small pan, melt the remaining four tablespoons butter, add the breadcrumbs and cook until slightly browned. Spread breadcrumbs over the top of the noodle mixture.
    6. 6
      Cook, uncovered, for 20 minutes or until very hot.

    Browse Our Top Tuna Recipes

    Ratings & Reviews:

    • on May 06, 2009

      55

      This was delicious and easy enough for my husband to make. Will definitely be making again. Thanks for the great recipe!

      people found this review Helpful. Was this review helpful to you? Yes | No
    • on February 15, 2009

      55

      Loved the texture and that it doesn't call for canned soup as the base. The only change is I added peas. This has replaced my usual tuna casserole recipe.

      people found this review Helpful. Was this review helpful to you? Yes | No
    • on January 28, 2009

      55

      Very good I really like it!

      people found this review Helpful. Was this review helpful to you? Yes | No

    Advertisement

    Nutritional Facts for Tuna-Noodle Casserole

    Serving Size: 1 (289 g)

    Servings Per Recipe: 4

    Amount Per Serving
    % Daily Value
    Calories 661.6
     
    Calories from Fat 351
    53%
    Total Fat 39.0 g
    60%
    Saturated Fat 23.6 g
    118%
    Cholesterol 130.5 mg
    43%
    Sodium 842.5 mg
    35%
    Total Carbohydrate 54.0 g
    18%
    Dietary Fiber 3.8 g
    15%
    Sugars 4.9 g
    19%
    Protein 24.7 g
    49%

    Ideas from Food.com

    “Everything

    Everything Holidays

    Make this season merry, bright and manageable with our easy ideas.

    Advertisement


    Food.com Network of Sites

    • Mexican Recipes
    • Chinese Recipes
    • Australian Recipes
    • Breakfast Recipes
    • Greek Recipes
    • Restaurant Recipes
    • Italian Recipes
    • Christmas Recipes
    • Thanksgiving Recipes
    • Southern Recipes
    • Dessert Recipes
    • Deep Fried Recipes
    • Thai Recipes
    • Low Cholesterol Recipes
    • Indian Recipes
    • Healthy Recipes
    • Meatloaf Recipes