Tuna Cashew Casserole

Ingredients

serves serves 6, active time 20 minutes, total time 1 1/2 hours

  • 2 tablespoons olive oil (or other light vegetable oil)
  • 1 cup onion, diced (about 1 medium)
  • 1 cup celery, diced (about 2 large stalks)
  • 2 (5-ounce) cans tuna (solid white albacore in water)
  • One (14-ounce) can condensed cream of mushroom soup
  • 1 tablespoon lemon juice
  • 1/2 teaspoon black pepper
  • 1 cup roasted unsalted cashews
  • 1 1/2 cups chow mein noodles
  • 1 (15-ounce can) cannellini beans, drained

Procedures

  1. Adjust oven rack to center position and preheat oven to 350°F. Heat the olive oil in the skillet over medium heat until shimmering. Add onions and celery and cook, stirring frequently, until translucent, about 4 minutes. Remove from heat and transfer vegetables to a large bowl.
  2. Add the tuna, mushroom soup, lemon juice, 1/4 cup of water, black pepper, and 2/3 cup of cashews. Mix well. Gently fold in 1 1/4 cup of the noodles and the beans.
  3. Apply a light coating cooking spray to the baking dish. Add the casserole and top with the remaining cashews and noodles.
  4. Cover the dish with aluminum foil and bake for 30 minutes. Remove the foil and bake for an additional 30 minutes. Be careful to make sure that the cashews and noodles don’t burn. Let the casserole rest for at least 20 minutes before serving.

Source: http://www.seriouseats.com/recipes/2012/03/tuna-cashew-casserole-recipe.html

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s