How to make Tuna Cakes

This recipe is from FoodFood TV channel & has featured on Sanjeev Kapoor Kitchen.

Main Ingredients : Tinned Tuna, Eggs (अंडे)

Cuisine : Fusion

Course : Snacks and Starters


For more recipes related to Tuna Cakes checkout Tuna Roll. You can also find more Snacks and Starters recipes like Fish Pie, Dahi aur Pyaaz ki Tikki, Creamy Cherry Tomato Bites, Moong Dal Pakoda.

Tuna Cakes

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Fusion cuisine is one that combines elements of different culinary traditions. Cuisines of this type are not categorized according to any one particular cuisine style and have played a part in a number of innovations.
Fusion food is a general term for the combination of various forms of cookery and comes in several forms.  

Prep Time : 11-15 minutes

Cook time : 11-15 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Moderate

Taste : Mild

Ingredients for Tuna Cakes Recipe

  • Tinned Tuna 1 cup

  • Eggs boiled 4

  • Onion 1 medium

  • Garlic cloves 2

  • Potatoes boiled and peeled 2 medium

  • Salt to taste

  • Schezwan chutney 1 teaspoon

  • Oil for greasing and shallow-frying

  • Salad leaves 4-5

  • Micro greens for garnishing


Step 1

Cut onion into quarters. Roughly chop garlic cloves and put both in a grinder jar. Cut eggs into halves, add to the jar and grind into a coarse mixture. Transfer mixture into a bowl.

Step 2

Strain excess liquid from tuna and to the ground egg mixture. Grate potatoes into it, add salt and mix well. Add schezwan chutney and mix well. Refrigerate the mixture till chilled.

Step 3

Grease your palms with oil.

Step 4

Heat some oil in a non-stick pan.

Step 5

Divide the tuna mixture into equal portions and shape them into small cakes. Place these cakes on the pan and shallow-fry till golden from both sides.

Step 6

Tear salad leaves and place on a serving platter. Put tuna cakes on it, garnish with some micro greens and serve hot.

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