The Step by Step Guide to the Tuna Pie Recipe

tuna pie 4
Share this post and help spread the love!
Share on Google+Pin on PinterestTweet about this on Twitter

Preparation time : 45 minutes

Cooking time : 40 minutes

 Original recipe makes 8 servings

 

For the pie crust

  • 2 ½ cup all-purpose flour
  • 3 oz of cold sliced butter
  • 1/4 teaspoon fine salt
  • 4 to 5 tablespoons cold water

 

For the filling

  • 2 cans tuna, drained
  • 1/4lime
  • 8 oz sour cream
  • 1 cup onion, diced 
  • 1 teaspoon turmeric powder
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 garlic clove
  • 2½ cups grated cheese
  • 2 eggs

 

 

Extra

  • 1 cups sun-dried tomatoes
  • 2 cup grilled zucchini
  • 1 teaspoon dry Chili Hot Pepper Powder

 

Directions

1) Combine the flour, salt in a large bowl and stir briefly until the mixture is aerated. Using your fingers, cut the butter into the dry ingredients until it’s in pea-size pieces that are slightly yellow in color, about 4 to 5 minutes.

 

2) Stream in 4 tablespoons of the cold water and mix just until the dough comes together. (Add the last tablespoon of ice water if necessary, but don’t overwork the dough or it’ll become tough.)

 

3) To spread smoothly, roll out the dough on the baking paper and bake as such in the board.

 

4) Season to taste the sour cream : add to turmeric , salt , pepper and garlic.

tuna pie 1

5) Season to taste the tuna : drain tuna, crumble it on a plate, sprinkle it with lime juice.

tuna pie 2

6) In a deep bowl, combine eggs, cheese, with tuna mixture; set aside. 

 

7) Rolling out the dough. Place rolled dough in a greased pie pan, pierce crust several times with a sharp knife to vent. Top with the mixture. Preheat oven to 390°F. Bake for 30 minutes.

 

Serve this tart warm or cold according to your taste !

Share this post and help spread the love!
Share on Google+Pin on PinterestTweet about this on Twitter

Sign up to receive updates!

Submit your e-mail address to receive regular updates!


2 Comments on “The Step by Step Guide to the Tuna Pie Recipe

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Captcha: five plus 8=?

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>