Tuna Burgers Recipe


Preparation Time30 MinCooking Time15 Min
Ready In45 MinDifficulty LevelMedium
Health IndexHealthyServings4
Main Ingredient


 Low sodium albacore tuna in water12 1⁄2 Ounce, drained and flaked (1 Can)
 Wheat germ1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
 Scallions2 , minced
 Fresh parsley1 Tablespoon, minced
 Dried oregano1⁄2 Teaspoon
 Non fat mayonnaise1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
 Fat-free egg substitute1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
 Ketchup1 Tablespoon
 Oil2 Teaspoon
 Kaiser roll/Crusty roll4

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 361 Calories from Fat 64

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 7 g11.2%

Saturated Fat 0.93 g4.7%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 39.1 mg

Sodium 664.1 mg27.7%

Total Carbohydrates 42 g13.9%

Dietary Fiber 3.8 g15.2%

Sugars 3.4 g

Protein 31 g62.4%

Vitamin A 12.6% Vitamin C 11.2%

Calcium 8.5% Iron 23.2%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


1) Combine together the tuna, what germ, scallions, parsley and oregano in a medium bowl.
2) Combine together the mayonnaise, ketchup and egg in a cup and pour the mixture all over the tuna. Mix well.
3) Form the mixture into 4 patties.
4) Place a large non-stick frying pan over moderate heat and sauté the patties in oil till they are thoroughly heated and browned. This takes about 3 minutes per side.

5) Serve the patties on the rolls.