Photo of Wild Planet Open Face Lemony Wild Tuna Melt

Open Face Lemony Wild Tuna Melt

Image of Open Face Lemony Wild Tuna Melt


Tuna Recipes




  • 1 can (5oz) Wild Planet Skipjack Wild Tuna, undrained

  • –OR–

  • 1 can (5oz) Wild Planet Albacore Wild Tuna, undrained

  • 2 Tbsp lemon juice
  • 1-2 Tbsp mayonnaise
  • 2 Tbsp finely chopped red onion
  • 2 tsp chopped parsley
  • Pinch of red pepper flakes
  • Sea salt and freshly ground pepper, to taste
  • 4 slices Monterey Jack or provolone cheese
  • 4 slices vine ripened tomato
  • 2 thick slices ciabatta or other hearty bread, lightly toasted


  1. Preheat broiler. 

  2. Place Wild Planet tuna and juices from the can into a medium bowl. 

  3. Flake with a fork. 

  4. Add lemon juice, mayonnaise, red onion, parsley, red pepper flakes, sea salt and pepper to taste. 

  5. Mix until well combined. 

  6. Mound tuna mixture onto two slices of ciabatta bread, top each with two slices of cheese. 

  7. Place on a sheet pan and broil about four inches from heat until cheese melts, taking care to prevent cheese from burning. 

  8. Top with tomatoes and serve.