Tested till perfect Extraterrestrial Tuna Sandwiches
Extraterrestrial Tuna Sandwiches
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Extraterrestrial Tuna Sandwiches

Small pitas stuffed with tuna filling make delicious and fun flying saucers. You'll need two bags (each 6 oz/175 g) of mini pitas. 

By The Canadian Living Test Kitchen

Source: Canadian Living Magazine: March 2010

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  • Portion size 24 pieces


  • 2 cans 2cans(each 6 oz/170 g) tuna, drained
  • 1 1rib celery, diced
  • 1 1carrotcarrots, diced
  • 1/3 cup 1/3cuplight mayonnaise
  • 3 tbsp 3tbsppumpkin seedpumpkin seeds
  • 12 12seedless green grapeseedless green grapes, quartered
  • 1/4 tsp 1/4tspsalt
  • 1/4 tsp 1/4tsppepper
  • 24 24mini (2-1/2-inch/6 cm) whole wheat pita pocketwhole wheat pita pockets
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In bowl, combine tuna, diced celery, diced carrot, light mayonnaise, pumpkin seeds, grapes, salt and pepper. (Make-ahead: Cover and refrigerate for up to 24 hours.)

Cut 2-inch (5 cm) circle from 1 side of each mini pita to make container. Spoon rounded 1 tbsp (15 mL) tuna mixture into each pita.

Nutritional Information Per piece: about

cal 62 pro 4g total fat 2g sat. fat 0
carb 7g fibre 1g chol 5mg sodium 138mg

% RDI:

calcium 1 iron 6 vit A 5 vit C 2
folate.m 3
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