Super Simple Paleo Tuna Salad

If you are looking for a yummy and nutritious salad that you can make in 15 minutes, then my Super Simple Paleo Tuna Salad is for you! It is high in healthy fats and protein to keep you feeling satisfied from lunch until dinner. It is great for picnics and travels well if you store the salads dressing separately and add it right before you start eating.

Super Simple Paleo Tuna Salad by Jesse Lane Lee

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Super Simple Paleo Tuna Salad by @jesselwellness

Super Simple Paleo Tuna Salad

gluten-free, dairy-free & paleo

Prep time: 15 minutes | Serves 1


  • 3 cups mixed greens
  • 1 can tuna, drained and flaked
  • ½ cup cherry tomatoes, cut in half
  • ½ cup cucumber, diced
  • ¼ cup walnut pieces
  • ½ avocado, diced
  • 2 tbsp fresh parsley, minced
  • 2 tbsp olive oil
  • 1 tbsp balsamic vinegar
  • 1 tsp Dijon mustard
  • Pinch salt
  • Pinch pepper


  1. Place the mixed greens, tuna, cherry tomatoes, cucumber, avocado, walnuts and parsley in a large bowl.
  2. Place olive oil, balsamic vinegar, Dijon mustard, salt and pepper in a mason jar and shake until mixed.
  3. Top the super simple paleo tuna salad with the dressing and toss to mix.

PER SERVING: CALORIES: 532, FAT: 47 g, SAT. FAT: 7 g, CARBS: 17 g, FIBER: 8 g, SUGARS:  5 g, PROTEIN: 17 g, SODIUM: 432 mg, CHOLESTEROL: 25 mg

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