Keto Tuna Salad

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My recipes are grain free, refined sugar free and most are dairy free. So if you follow me then you know I started this diet journey to improve my health. By doing a radical change in my diet my health is improving. Many of my recipes are great for those with allergies. Grain-free means gluten-free but gluten-free does not always mean grain free. Gluten is a protein that is a part of the endosperm in grain.

This is my nod to a Japanese tuna salad. In Japan, they put horseradish into tuna salad and I love it like this. If you like horseradish then you will love horseradish on your tuna salad. I like to use pickle relish as it saves time cutting up pickles. But if you don’t have pickle relish just cut up some pickles. I prefer the taste of dill but you can use sweet or bread and butter. I also like capers as they give it a little more salt. The mustard is again a taste thing. Occasionally I use hot spicy brown mustard in place of yellow mustard or dijon mustard. It’s all about what you prefer. You can eat it as an open-faced sandwich use LaRena’s Crusty European Style Bread or with Grain Free Garlic crackers. I have used it as a dip for vegetables or in lettuce wraps.


1 can water packed tuna

4 tablespoons homemade mayo

2 tablespoons red hackad onions

1 teaspoon mustard

2 teaspoons homemade horseradish

2 teaspoon dill pickle relish

1 teaspoon capers

salt and pepper to taste



Drain water from a can of tuna. Mix together all ingredients. Once combined use with bread for a sandwich. If you don’t eat all of it place inside a sealed container and place in the fridge.

Nutrition Facts
Servings 4.0
Amount Per Serving
calories 77
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 5 g 7 %
Saturated Fat 1 g 3 %
Monounsaturated Fat 0 g
Polyunsaturated Fat 0 g
Trans Fat 0 g
Cholesterol 18 mg 6 %
Sodium 388 mg 16 %
Potassium 71 mg 2 %
Total Carbohydrate 2 g 1 %
Dietary Fiber 0 g 0 %
Sugars 0 g
Protein 7 g 14 %
Vitamin A 0 %
Vitamin C 1 %
Calcium 0 %
Iron 2 %
* The Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet, so your values may change depending on your calorie needs. The values here may not be 100% accurate because the recipes have not been professionally evaluated nor have they been evaluated by the U.S. FDA.


2 Comments Add yours

  1. Karin Fry says:

    Here it goes again, another dish that will be loved by the majority. Easy, simple to make and a delight for the eyes. Kickan

  2. Thank you! Let me know if you try it.

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