I'm hooked on Jimmy John's Tuna Salad. Does anyone have a similar recipe that I can make at home?
My mom and grandma made the best tuna salad. A can of tuna in oil, drained, chop up celery, pickle relish, a little lemon juice, chopped hard boiled egg, and(I know I'll be crucified for saying this but here goes) mix in Miracle Whip salad dressing, yes Miracle Whip, it has a lemony flavor that goes perfectly with tuna, it is the only use I find acceptable for MW and I already know that for anything else it is Best Foods/Helmans. Try it, you'll like it.
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I currently work at jimmy johns and this is what we do
Take about six 5oz cans of "Chicken of the Sea chunk light in water" tuna and squeeze it over the sink handful by handful until the water is pretty much all out of it. (this is the tricky/ labor intensive part)
Then add Approx 1/4 cup of soy sauce
2-3 small onions finely chopped
5-6 stalks of celery chopped
Mix it all in together (with your hands), then either let it sit in the fridge overnight or immediately Squeeze the tuna again until most of the water is gone again.
Add 1/4 cup - 1/2 cup of Hellman's mayonaise mix it all up (no hands this time) together, and Enjoy!!