Recipe: Ahi Tuna Panzanella Salad
Summary: Grilled chunks of Ahi Tuna and flavorful white beans jazz up this Tuscan bread salad, which is dressed with a tangy oregano and red wine vinaigrette.
- 3 Sea Best Tuna Fillets, thawed
- Salt and freshly ground black pepper to taste
- 2-½ cups day-old Italian bread, cut into 1” cubes
- 1 can (15 ounces) cannellini beans, rinsed and drained
- 1 cup diced fresh tomatoes
- ½ cup julienned red onion
- ½ cup chopped Italian parsley
- 1 tablespoon minced fresh oregano
- 1/3 cup red wine vinaigrette
- 1 cup Salad Lettuce
- Preheat grill to medium-high heat.
- Sprinkle both sides of Sea Best Tuna with salt and pepper.
- Grill tuna for 3-4 minutes on each side or until internal temperature reaches 140˚F.
- Remove from the grill.
- In large serving bowl, combine the remaining ingredients; toss to coat.
- Cut tuna into 1” pieces; add to salad and gently toss to combine.
Number of servings (yield): 4
Photo and Recipe adapted from Seabest