Classic Tuna Salad

Classic Tuna Salad

Classic Tuna Salad is the PERFECT combo of creamy and crunchy, made with tuna, mayo, celery, mustard, and seasoning, ready in no time at all!

Course Lunch
Cuisine American
Keyword classic tuna salad
Prep Time 10 minutes
Refrigerate 10 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes
Servings 4 servings
Calories 315 kcal
Author Sabrina Snyder


  • 1/2 cup mayonnaise
  • 1 tablespoon dijon mustard
  • 2 tablespoons sweet relish
  • 1/4 teaspoon coarse ground black pepper
  • 1 tablespoon lemon juice
  • 18 ounces tuna drained well
  • 1/2 cup celery minced
US Customary - Metric


  1. Add the mayonnaise, mustard, relish, pepper and lemon juice to a large bowl and mix well before adding in the tuna and celery and mix well again.
  2. Refrigerate for at least one hour before serving.

Recipe Notes

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Nutrition Facts
Classic Tuna Salad
Amount Per Serving
Calories 315 Calories from Fat 198
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 22g 34%
Saturated Fat 3g 15%
Cholesterol 57mg 19%
Sodium 606mg 25%
Potassium 261mg 7%
Total Carbohydrates 3g 1%
Sugars 3g
Protein 25g 50%
Vitamin A 4.8%
Vitamin C 2.2%
Calcium 2.7%
Iron 12.6%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.