Tuna Noodle Salad

  • Prep Time5 mins
  • Total Time10 mins
  • Makes4 servings
Tuna Noodle Salad

There's nothing better than classic comfort food. Try our spin on wholesome tuna noodle salad tonight.


  • 225 g farfellini, mini bow tie pasta

  • 1/4 cup mayonnaise

  • 2 tbsp olive oil

  • 2 tbsp fresh lemon juice

  • 2 tsp grated lemon zest

  • 1/8 tsp salt

  • 1/8 tsp black pepper

  • 1/2 cup celery, chopped

  • 2 tbsp green onion, chopped

  • 170-g whole white tuna, in water, drained and broken into chunks


  • Boil farfellini in boiling salted water until just tender. Drain and rinse with running water until cold. Whisk together mayonnaise, olive oil, lemon juice, lemon zest, salt and pepper.

  • Toss pasta with dressing. Stir in celery, green onion and tuna.

Nutrition (per serving)

Protein 16g, Carbohydrates 44g, Fat 20g, Fibre 2g, Sodium 480mg.

Originally published in the Today's Parent September 2014 issue.