Spicy Tuna Cakes Recipe

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Spicy Tuna Cakes Recipe without potato is easy fish cakes salad wrap made with canned tuna, Mediterranean spices, and fresh vegetables.

Spicy Tuna Cakes Recipe without potato is easy fish cakes salad wrap made with canned tuna, Mediterranean spices, and fresh vegetables.


 

Tuna fish cakes are delicious week dinner made in 20 minutes. I used two cans from stocks we made for our spring lock down and it seems to be perfect way to use canned tuna. If you are interested in more canned tuna recipes we posted, here they are:

Moroccan Harissa Tuna Spread Recipe

Tuna Stromboli

Tuna Savoury Cake

Tuna Melt French Toast Roll Ups

 

We love potato everything , but while preparing this recipe I did not add any potatoes. Just drain your tuna well and let breadcrumbs and lemon juice do their work.

 

When started to combine the ingredients for Spicy Tuna Cakes Recipe, I wanted to wrap them in piadine:

Spicy Tuna Cakes Recipe without potato is easy fish cakes salad wrap made with canned tuna, Mediterranean spices, and fresh vegetables.

Piadine are made of flour, water and lard and are a bit crumblier than tortillas. I usually make frittata with sausages and fold it into roasted piadina, add some herbs and it makes perfect Saturday lunch done in a flesh.

My son prefers fruits and spreads folded; doing brunch with fresh fruits for him, I do not expose piadina to heat but simply spread honey and sprinkle with fruit salsa before folding.

To me, there is no big difference between the doughs but it is easier to fold tortillas to make the wraps. If you are used to make both tortillas and piadine from scratch, you could hardly know the difference in taste. Except if you add some spices or herbs into the dough but then, itโ€™s completely new levelโ€ฆ

Spicy Tuna Cakes Recipe without potato is easy fish cakes salad wrap made with canned tuna, Mediterranean spices, and fresh vegetables.

 

What can I do with cans of tuna?

For 10 fast meals go here .

and for 23 great recipes with canned tuna go here .

If you need great ideas what to serve with tuna sandwich like this one, here you’ll see some great ideas.

 

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Spicy Tuna Cakes Recipe

Spicy Tuna Cakes Recipe without potato is easy fish cakes salad wrap made with canned tuna, Mediterranean spices, and fresh vegetables.

Course brunch, lunch
Cuisine American
Keyword Spicy Tuna Cakes Recipe
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 20 minutes
Servings 6 cakes

Ingredients

  • 2 cans tuna in vegetable oil, once drained, makes 1 cup
  • 2 eggs
  • 5 Tbsp bread crumbs
  • 1 garlic clove, finely chopped or garlic powder to taste
  • 1 tsp Mediterranean spices
  • 1 Tbsp parsley leaves, finely chopped
  • Chopped Peperoncino to taste
  • ยพ Tbsp fresh lemon juice
  • Salt to taste
  • 2 Tbsp olive oil for cooking
  • tortilla or piadina to wrap
  • Vegetables to taste

Instructions

  1. Combine tuna, garlic, spices, parsley, peperoncino, lemon juice and salt, using fork, in medium sized bowl.

  2. Heat olive oil in a skillet, over medium heat. You may need to add one tablespoon more of oil between batches!

  3. Form 6 tuna patties and flatten to have flat cakes.

  4. Gently place the cakes in the skillet and cook until lightly browned, 4 minutes on each side.

  5. Serve with your favorite dip and vegetables, wrapped in tortilla or piadina.

Spicy Tuna Cakes Recipe without potato is easy fish cakes salad wrap made with canned tuna, Mediterranean spices, and fresh vegetables.

 

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