Easy Budget-Friendly Tuna Cucumber Appetizer

Easy Budget-Friendly Tuna Cucumber Appetizer | DIY Joy Projects and Crafts Ideas

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Searching for delicious appetizer recipes that won’t break the bank? If you are, this easy, budget-friendly tuna cucumber appetizer recipe is for you. These cucumber bites will surely be a hit at any party, gathering, holiday, or celebration. Not only are these tasty, but they are also easy to prepare. @jileanb‘s video recipe is much simpler, but you can definitely customize it however you like.


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Each cucumber slice is topped with a creamy tuna salad and cherry tomato, then garnished with dill. All the ingredients you need for this recipe are simple and can be found in your local grocery store.

Try this delicious appetizer recipe if you have canned tuna at home. I am sure you will love it!

Here’s another easy canned tuna recipe for you: Canned Tuna Patties Recipe


Canned Tuna Cucumber Bites Ingredients

  • cucumber
  • canned tuna
  • mayonnaise
  • salt and pepper to taste
  • cherry tomatoes
  • onion
  • dill for garnish
  • celery (optional)

How to Make Tuna Salad Cucumber Bites

Step 1:

Start by washing the cucumber and tomatoes. Next, peel some of the skin of the cucumber lengthwise to get the striped pattern. Next, cut it into rounds, then set aside. Cut the cherry tomatoes in half. Dice the onion.

If you are going to add celery, cut into very small pieces.

Canned Tuna Cucumber Bites Ingredients
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Step 2:

Open the canned tuna, and remove the oil. Transfer the tuna into a mixing bowl. Add the diced onion, celery (if adding) and mayo. Mix until well combined. Season with salt and pepper. Mix again. Make a taste test and adjust seasonings if needed.

How to Make Tuna Salad Cucumber Bites
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Step 3:

Place the cucumber slices onto a plate or chopping board. Add a teaspoon of the tuna mixture on each slice, then top with cherry tomato halves. Garnish with dill. Serve and enjoy!



Easy Budget-Friendly Tuna Cucumber Appetizer

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