Recipe by Leopard Apron
This is not your usual tuna salad! This salad also makes a great sandwich (both hot & cold... look for my other tuna recipes!
- 2 (5 ounce) packages albacore tuna (water-packed)
- 4 stalks celery, diced
- 1⁄2 cup sweet onion, chopped
- 1⁄3 cup sliced ripe olives
- 3 hard-boiled eggs, chopped
- 1 cup Hellmann's mayonnaise
- 1⁄2 teaspoon louisiana hot sauce
- 1 tablespoon prepared horseradish
- 1⁄2 teaspoon celery salt
- 1⁄2 teaspoon paprika
- salt & freshly ground black pepper
- red ripe tomato
Directions See How It's Made
- In a large mixing bowl, break up tuna.
- Add celery, onions and olives and mix.
- In a 2 cup measuring cup, mix mayonnaise and remaining seasonings to blend.
- Combine mayonnaise mixture to tuna and vegetables and blend well, folding in chopped eggs.
- Slice off top of ripe tomatoes, scoop out pulp and reserve for other use.
- Spoon in tuna salad mixture to fill.
- Sprinkle with paprika, salt & pepper if desired.
- Garnish with black olive and celery leaves.
- Serve as is, or chill for later serving.