Egg Salad with Tuna and Sweet Pickles Sandwich Recipe
One thing I love about Easter leftovers, besides all the candy, are the leftover eggs! Because that means I’ll be making one of my favorite lunches the very next day.
I’ve posted this picture before, but it was about this age for me (I’m the youngest) when I first learned to like a deviled egg.
With the leftover Easter eggs, my mom would “stretch them” by adding tuna and sweet pickles. One of my all-time favorite sandwiches.
But it’s not one that I’d normally order in a restaurant. I only like egg and tuna at home in my own kitchen. Maybe it’s because of the memories of eating it at home as a little girl, I don’t know.
I recently made this yummy recipe for my family. Start with beautiful hard-cooked eggs, add the tuna, may, pickles, and a few more ingredients.
When you put the sprouts on top, along with healthy bread (Dave’s Killer Bread), it’s the best before or after-Easter lunch!
What’s your favorite way to use up Easter deviled eggs? Or your favorite egg sandwich combination?
Egg Salad with Tuna and Sweet Pickles | Reluctant Entertainer
- 2 6 ounce cans solid white tuna packed in water or oil drained
- 4 large hard-boiled eggs peeled and chopped
- 2 celery stalks diced
- 4 sweet pickles chopped in small pieces
- 1/2 cup mayonnaise we use light or Greek yogurt
- Sea salt and freshly ground black pepper to taste
- Mash the eggs with a fork in a medium bowl. Combine the tuna in the same bowl and add celery, pickles, mayonnaise, salt, and pepper, and stir to mix. Serve on toast with fresh sprouts on top.