White Bean Tuna Baked Tomatoes

Aug 31, 2020 | Main Meals

Here’s your next WFH (work from home) lunch! I pulled this together with pantry staples and a few leftovers (slide 2). If you don’t have tomatoes, you can easily use zucchini as a vessel. Light and easy; prepare these the night before up to the step of stuffing the tomatoes. Just bake when you’re ready to eat! #healthylunchideas  

White Bean Tuna Baked Tomatoes 

Prep: 10 minutes

Bake: 25 minutes 

Makes: 4 Baked tomatoes 



  • 1 ounce crusty bread 

  • 2 garlic cloves

  • ¼ cup parsley + more for garnish 

  • 1 tbsp + 1 tsp olive oil 

  • Salt & pepper 

  • 4 large ripe tomatoes 

  • 5 ounce can Tuna in water 

  • ½ cup white beans 

  • 2 tbsp red onion, minced 

  • 1 tbsp sherry vinegar 


Preheat oven to 375 degrees F. 

  1. Using a food processor, process bread, garlic, parsley and 1 tsp olive oil until bread crumbs form. Set aside. 

  2. Cut tops of tomatoes off, hollow out tomatoes using a spoon. (see tip)

  3. In a bowl, toss together Tuna, beans, onion, vinegar, remaining 1 tbsp oil and bread crumb mixture; season with ½ tsp salt and pinch of pepper.  

  4. Stuff each tomato with equal parts of tuna-bean mixture. Place on baking sheet and bake for 20 to 25 minutes. Remove and sprinkle with additional parsley. 

  5. Serve warm or at room temperature. 

Tip: Use the leftover tomato in an omelet or dress with oil, vinegar and cucumber as a side salad. 


Nutrition Information per tomato: 152 calories; 15g carbohydrate; 6g total fat; 12g protein; 420mg sodium; 2g fiber 


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