Greek Tuna Pasta Salad

Greek Tuna Pasta Salad is a nutritious, delicious and easy to make dinner. Loaded with veggies, healthy fats and protein for a hearty meal.

Greek Tuna Pasta Salad is a nutritious, delicious and easy to make dinner. Loaded with veggies, healthy fats and protein for a hearty meal.I can’t believe that school starts next week. My baby boy is not a baby anymore and he starts next week in Early Childhood class! Another major event is that my MIL who now lives with us is actually going back home for 6 months and we will be taking care of the little guy and working full-time all on our own. I have been testing easy recipes for quick and healthy dinners to keep as sane and this Greek Tuna Pasta Salad is a winner.

Greek Tuna Pasta Salad is a nutritious, delicious and easy to make dinner. Loaded with veggies, healthy fats and protein for a hearty meal.This Greek Tuna Pasta Salad is so easy to make and it’s loaded with flavors and different textures. It’s a nice way to trick the kids into eating some veggies. The Greek Tuna Pasta Salad is also loaded with protein thanks to Bumble Bee® Solid White Albacore Tuna that is the perfect ingredient to deliciously enhance almost any recipe, adding a variety of nutrients – including lean protein, healthy fat and important vitamins and minerals. You can learn more nutritional facts here.

Greek Tuna Pasta Salad is a nutritious, delicious and easy to make dinner. Loaded with veggies, healthy fats and protein for a hearty meal.Bumble Bee® offers responsibly wild caught Albacore that is delicious, versatile, high in protein and absolutely perfect as the main ingredient in any meal. I always keep some in my pantry as its such a time saver when it comes to create delicious, easy to make and filling dinners.

Greek Tuna Pasta Salad is a nutritious, delicious and easy to make dinner. Loaded with veggies, healthy fats and protein for a hearty meal.A few tips to make this Greek Tuna Pasta Salad in just a few minutes for dinner:

  • Boil the pasta one day in advance, drain, mix in 1 tablespoon of olive oil (so it doesn’t stick) and store in a container in the fridge
  • Use pitted olives, or if you prefer whole olives they can be cut in advance and stored in the fridge
  • Tomatoes can be sliced and kept in a container in the fridge as well
  • For even more protein, canned beans or chickpeas can be mixed in
  • Extra veggies can be added: sliced fresh cucumbers, onions, grilled or raw zucchini or grilled mushrooms

Greek Tuna Pasta Salad is a nutritious, delicious and easy to make dinner. Loaded with veggies, healthy fats and protein for a hearty meal.To make the dish even more fun for kids use pasta that has fun shapes!

Greek Tuna Pasta Salad is a nutritious, delicious and easy to make dinner. Loaded with veggies, healthy fats and protein for a hearty meal.For more mouth-watering recipes go to Bumble Bee®  website and discover for yourself why Only Bumble Bee Albacore Will Do™.

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Greek Tuna Pasta Salad is a nutritious, delicious and easy to make dinner. Loaded with veggies, healthy fats and protein for a hearty meal.
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Recipe type: Salad
Cuisine: American
Serves: 4 portions
Ingredients
  • 1½ cup pasta
  • 1 cup sliced mini cherry tomatoes
  • 1 avocado, pitted and sliced
  • 1 cup black olives, pitted and sliced
  • 1 cup feta cheese, crumbled
  • 2 4ounces cans of Bumble Bee® Solid White Albacore Tuna, drained
  • Fresh basil leaves
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • salt and pepper
Instructions
  1. Boil pasta per box directions, drain and let it cool.
  2. In a large bowl, mix pasta with the rest of the ingredients, except tuna.
  3. Season with salt and pepper as needed. Add in drained tuna chunks and gently mix in.
  4. Decorate with fresh basil leaves.
  5. Serve!

Greek Tuna Pasta Salad is a nutritious, delicious and easy to make dinner. Loaded with veggies, healthy fats and protein for a hearty meal.Yum!

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