Tuna Sandwich Spread

Tuna Sandwich
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Prep: 10 mins
Cook: 0 mins
Total: 10 mins

This tuna sandwich is a lunchbox classic. Serve it for a luncheon with a cup of soup and chips or a tossed salad.


  • 1 can (approximately 7 ounces) tuna (drained and flaked)
  • 3 tablespoons mayonnaise, or to taste
  • 2 tablespoons finely chopped celery
  • dash of Worcestershire sauce
  • 2 teaspoons chili sauce
  • 1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice
  • 1 small cucumber (optional)
  • 4 leaves lettuce
  • 4 slices (bread or toast)

Steps to Make It

  1. Mix the tuna with mayonnaise, celery, Worcestershire sauce, chili sauce, and lemon juice, adding a little more mayonnaise if not moist enough.

  2. Peel and thinly slice cucumber.

  3. Place a lettuce leaf on a slice of bread or toast.

  4. Spread tuna mixture on the lettuce leaf and then top with thinly sliced cucumber.

  5. Top with another slice of bread or toast.

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