Gourmet Girls Tuna Melt

The Gourmet Girls Shared Their Gluten-Free Take on this Lunch Staple.

The Gourmet Girls shared with us the secret to their Grilled Tuna Sandwich


  •  1 lbs Albacore White Tuna (chunked and drained)
  •  1/2 cup mayonnaise
  •  3/8 c finely chopped red onion
  • 1 T lemon juice
  • 3/ 4 cups chopped celery
  • 2 T sweet pickle relish
  •  1 T lemon pepper seasoning
  •  ¼ sliced avocado
  • 1 T pickled onions
  • 4 slices gf multi grain bread
  • 2 slices cheddar cheese


In a medium bowl, combine first seven ingredients, mix well. For pickled onions:. 3 large red onion sliced, 2 cups water, 1cup vinegar, 1 tsp salt, ¼ cup sugar. Bring all but onions to boil, pour over onions and let sit for at least 4 hours.

Heat grill or skillet, place bread srices on surface. Top each piece of bread with a slice of cheddar cheese. Add scoop of tuna to taste, avocado slices and pickled onions. Put bread together to form two sandwiches and grill on both sides until golden.

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