Recipe Yield: 8 appetizer or 2 dinner servings
A Southwestern tradition with a twist! Try these spicy tuna corn cakes for dinner or as a fun summer party appetizer!
- 2 (2.6 oz.) pouches StarKist® Gourmet Selects®, Mexican Style Tuna
- 2 Tbsp. chopped green onions
- 1 egg, beaten
- ½ cup drained canned corn, low sodium
- ¼ cup milk, low fat
- ½ cup yellow cornmeal
- 2 Tbsp. all-purpose flour
- ½ tsp. baking soda
- ¼ tsp. cayenne pepper (adjust per taste)
- 1 Tbsp. chopped fresh cilantro
- 1 Tbsp. canola or peanut oil
- Salt to taste
- Place tuna in medium bowl. Add onions, eggs, corn and milk; blend together well.
- In a small bowl, combine cornmeal, flour, baking soda and cayenne pepper. Add to the tuna mixture and blend well. Stir in Cilantro. (mixture will be wet and thick)
- Heat oil in a medium skillet until hot. Drop by spoonful onto hot skillet and pat down to flatten. Cook approximately 1-2 minutes on each side (until browned and cooked through; may require additional time if thicker patties).
- Serve with shredded cheese and sour cream if desired.
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