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This stuffed avocado recipe has been a life-saver. It ticks the right boxes for me because it satisfies my need for simple and basic ingredients. This easily stuffed avocado never fails to leave me feeling healthy, too.

Chipotle Tuna Salad Stuffed Avocado Recipe

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This super easy Chipotle tuna salad stuffed avocado is a unique lunch idea and is perfect for a low carb keto snack packed with bold flavors.
Servings: 3
Prep Time 5 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes

Ingredients:

  • cup Mayonnaise (or plain greek yogurt)
  • 1 Chipotle pepper (+ 2 tbsp adobo sauce)
  • 1 garlic clove (minced)
  • 2 eggs (boiled and chopped)
  • 2 tsp lime juice
  • ¼ cup red bell pepper (chopped)
  • ½ cup corn (frozen & thawed)
  • 2 cans tuna (drained and flaked)
  • 3 avocados (halved)
  • pinch of salt
  • 2 tbsp cilantro (chopped)

Instructions:

  • Mince your garlic and chipotle pepper.
  • In a medium bowl, mix the minced garlic, mayo (or yogurt), minced chipotle pepper, lime juice, and adobo sauce. Whisk them to combine thoroughly. Season the mixture with salt, based on your taste.
  • Chop your bell pepper. In a separate mixing bowl, mix flaked tuna, corn, and bell pepper. Add your yogurt chipotle sauce and stir everything thoroughly. Add the chopped eggs and mix gently.
  • Slice your avocado lengthwise. Cut around the pit. Open the halves and remove the pit.
  • With a spoon, scoop out some of the flesh to make room for the filling. Chop the scooped-out flesh and add it to the tuna salad mix.
  • Spoon the chipotle tuna salad mix into your avocado cups. Top them with fresh cilantro.

Notes

1.) Substitute red bell pepper with chopped tomatoes.

Nutrition Information:

Calories: 668kcal | Carbohydrates: 26g | Protein: 31g | Fat: 53g | Saturated Fat: 8g | Cholesterol: 160mg | Sodium: 497mg | Potassium: 1300mg | Fiber: 15g | Sugar: 5g | Vitamin A: 991IU | Vitamin C: 38mg | Calcium: 60mg | Iron: 4mg

Please note that all nutrition information are just estimates. Values will vary among brands, so we encourage you to calculate these on your own for most accurate results.

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Course: Appetizer, Brunch
Cuisine: American
Keywords: Avocado tuna boats, chipotle tuna salad, chipotle tuna salad stuffed avocado