Dave’s Easy Cheesy Tuna Balls Recipe

This easy cheesy tuna balls recipe is a keeper. It’s quick and delicious and you are going to love it. We have a video tutorial to show you how.

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Our WHOot Contributor, Dave Hood is here to share his Easy Cheesy Tuna Balls Recipe and boy are you going to love them.

This recipe is made using canned tuna so it’s super simple. This will be a new go-to recipe and you can substitute with Salmon if you prefer. So, let’s see what you are going to need.

Easy Cheesy Tuna Balls Ingredients

  • 340 grams (12oz) in water, drained
  • 2 Tablespoons breadcrumbs
  • one beaten egg
  • one green onion chopped finely
  • one cup shredded cheddar cheese
  • 3 tablespoons miracle whip/mayo
  • 1/2 tablespoon garlic powder
  • salt and pepper to season

Easy Cheesy Tuna Balls Video Tutorial

via Dave Hood, Cook’n Share

Are you ready to make Dave’s Tuna Balls? He’s here to show you how to recreate them at home. We highly recommend that you view the video. This way you will get the best possible result. To see Dave in action, click play above ^

Easy Cheesy Tuna Balls Instructions

To a bowl add drained tuna, green onion, shredded cheese, miracle whip/mayo plus garlic powder and salt, and pepper. Mix until well combined

Using an ice cream scoop, scoop up the mixture into the palm of hand and roll in a ball.

Drop into the breadcrumbs. Set aside on a plate.

Allow Balls to chill for an hour in the fridge until they harden up.

Drop into the egg mixture and cover completely. Place gently into breadcrumbs and roll around until fully covered. Place back on the plate.

Drop gently into oil that is preheated to 350 degrees (176F). Roll them around until they become crispy and golden brown. After around 4 minutes remove and pop on a wire rack.

Plate up and serve. Enjoy!

Where To Find Dave

Dave Hood is the creative genius behind this Tuna Balls Recipe and he has plenty more to share with you. Dave has a website filled with one-pot wonders and plenty of easy to whip up meals.


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