Sandy D'amato's Tuna Noodle Casserole

Recipe by WI Cheesehead
READY IN: 50mins
SERVES: 6
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Cook noodles, then drain and cool. Set aside.
  • Place medium sauce pot over medium heat. Add butter and, when melted, add onion and celery. Sweat 4 minutes.
  • Add flour and cook, stirring, 1 to 2 minutes - do not brown.
  • Add bay leaf, dry mustard, milk and shipping cream and bring to a boil while whipping.
  • Add Worcestershire sauce, salt pepper, and hot pepper sauce and simmer 2 minutes.
  • Add the grainy mustard, peas and cheese and remove from heat. Set aside.
  • Preheat oven to 350°F.
  • Toss reserved noodles with tuna.
  • Add lemon juice, dill, olives and the reserved sauce.
  • Place in a 9x9-inch or 11x7-inch baking dish and sprinkle with topping. Bake in preheated oven 25 to 30 minutes until hot, bubbly and crisp on top.
  • TOPPING: Combine all ingredients and mix well.
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