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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 4
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 290.0
  • Total Fat: 12.1 g
  • Cholesterol: 21.5 mg
  • Sodium: 252.9 mg
  • Total Carbs: 29.8 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 1.8 g
  • Protein: 15.9 g

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Curried Pasta Salad with Tuna



Introduction

Don't let the ingredients fool you. It didn't sound to appetizing to me until I tasted it. My sister wasn't crazy after all. Don't let the ingredients fool you. It didn't sound to appetizing to me until I tasted it. My sister wasn't crazy after all.
Number of Servings: 4

Ingredients

    1 1/2 t. Whole Cumin Seeds
    1/4 C, - Mayonnaise
    1/4 C. - Light Sour Cream
    1 T. - Lemon Juice
    1 1/2 t. - Curry Powder
    1/2 t. - Salt
    1/4 t. - Ground Black Pepper
    4 oz. - Farfalli (Bow tie) Pasta
    1 C. - Celery - sliced
    1 C. - Seedless Grapes
    1 6 oz Can - Light Tuna, packed in water (drained)

    2 - 6 oz. Cans - Light Tuna, packed in water (drained)

Directions

In a small dry skillet, toast the cumin seeds over med. heat until fragrant, abt. 1 to 2 min. Pour seeds onto plate to cool.

(Make Dressing) In a bowl mix together mayo, sour cream, lemon juice, toasted cumin seeds, curry powder, salt & pepper, celery, Set aside.

Cook pasta according to pkg. directions. Rinse under cold water, drain well.

Add pasta to dressing and coat thoroughly. Add flaked tuna and grapes. Mix gently. Serve now or refridgerate for later. Good the next day.

Note: The original recipe called for 1/2 cup of unsalted cashew pieces. I left these out. I also cut the grapes in half. Use your favorite grapes. The red ones are just a little sweeter to me.

This recipe is easily doubled. It makes a lot. Ingredients and seasoningss can be adjusted to fit your own tastes.

Serves 4

Number of Servings: 4

Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user BLABBERMOUTH2.






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