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Texas Tuna


Texas Tuna Burgers
11 oz Tuna; drained,flaked    1 Egg; beaten
2/3 c Non-fat dry milk powder    1 1/2 ts Oil; vegetable
12 Saltines; crushed    2 c Tomatoes; crushed
1/2 c Onion; chopped    1 ts Chili powder
1/2 c Green chili peppers; chpd.    2 oz Monterrey Jack cheese;

Instructions for Texas Tuna Burgers

In medium bowl combine tuna, milk powder, cracker crumbs, onion, chili peppers, and egg; mix well and form into 8 equal burgers. In 12 in. skillet heat oil over medium heat; add tuna burgers and cook, turning once, until lightly bowned, 2-4 minutes on each side. In measuring cup or small bowlcombine tomatoes and chili powder and pour over burgers. Cover pan, reduce heat to low, and let simmer until sauce is thoroughly heated, about 5 minutes. Transfer burgers and sauce to flameproof platter and sprinkle with cheese. Broil or until cheese is melted and lightly browned, 1-2 minutes. 1 serving=391 calories.

Does anyone have a recipe for Texas Tuna?  Back in Central Pennsyvania. I shopped at Giant grocery stores.  They made a version of that Tuna.  If anyone goes in there could you please write down the ingredients off of a package and post it here.  It would be in a plastic container in the fresh food section.  Ask a manager to show you some if you can't find it.  Thanks.


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