TUNA PATTIES

 

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Ingredients

  • 1x 425g tuna in springwater, drained and moisture squeezed out
  • 3 large eggs, lightly beaten
  • 1 brown onion, diced
  • 3 spring onions, thinly sliced
  • 1 cup cooked corn kernels
  • 1/2 cup breadcrumbs
  • Salt and pepper, to taste

Directions

  • Serve with: a spicy, fruity salsa or sweet chilli sauce
  • 1. Break up the tuna into small flakes with your fingers, then stir through the chopped onion, corn kernels and spring onion till thoroughly mixed. Season with salt and pepper.
  • 2. Stir the egg into the mixture till it is wet, then slowly add the breadcrumbs till the mixture holds together (but is not doughy).
  • 3. Heat some oil in a frying pan then shape 2 tbsp of the mixture into a small patty with wet hands, then place in the pan to fry. Flip over once golden, and drain on a paper towel. Repeat with remaining mixture.
  • 4. Serve with fresh veggies and with a spicy, fruity salsa or chutney, or sweet chilli sauce in a pinch.

Notes

This recipe came about during my early college years when I was dying for something that was quick and tasty and CHEAP to make! Many years on and it's still on regular rotation, winning fans with every bite!

Serve with: a spicy, fruity salsa or sweet chilli sauce

Read more about it on my food blog - Kitchen Wench

Categories: Fish  Main Dish  Stove 

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