Tuna Cucumber Cups

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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 6
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 21.9
  • Total Fat: 0.7 g
  • Cholesterol: 4.0 mg
  • Sodium: 61.5 mg
  • Total Carbs: 2.0 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 0.5 g
  • Protein: 2.0 g

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Fun 'sushi-like' snacks. Fun 'sushi-like' snacks.
Number of Servings: 6


    1 medium cucumber, peeled
    1 can (1.5 oz) water-packed tuna
    2 carrots, diced
    1 tbsp light mayonnaise


To create the cups, slice cucumber crosswise into 1 to 2 inch thick rounds.
Scoop out inside with spoon and discard, or use to top
Mix tuna, carrots and mayo and fill cucumber cups with this mixture.
Sprinkly thinly diced carrot over top or use insides of cucumber.
Chill before serving.
Refrigerate leftovers.

Great no-cook meal that your kids can help you prepare, endless 'filling' possibilities.

Number of Servings: 6

Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user LINDSKD.

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  • Incredible!
    3 of 3 people found this review helpful
    Try this with crab (imitation is easiest) sticks like the sushi restaurants do. Just "shred" the crab and mix with a tiny bit of fat free mayo. You can add a little diced onion and cuke to the mix.. sprinkle with toasted sesame seeds and... DEEE LISH!! Yummy! (sort of like the crab delight version) - 7/16/08

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  • Incredible!
    2 of 2 people found this review helpful
    I made this only about an hour ago and I have to say it was delicious!

    I made it for one so I used only a teaspoon of sundried tomato and basil tuna (ONLY 10 CALORIES), half a teaspoon of philly, onion and carrot. it was surprisingly filling and absolutely delicious. I would make it again!
    - 6/23/08

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  • Very Good
    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
    I grated the carrot and added a little lemon juice.
    Very good recipe.
    - 6/3/09

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  • Very Good
    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
    Add lime juice to mix, and garnish with cayenne. Num-num! - 4/13/08

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  • 1 of 1 people found this review helpful
    I didn't use mayo - but a bit of the SP recipe for Cilantro Hummus - 2/19/08

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