Deviled eggs have always been a very recurrent course for children, especially since the work of filling them can be shared with smaller and so have a fun time in the kitchen.
In Guruwalik we have prepared some stuffed eggs in the oven , a version of the eggs stuffed with tuna and tomato sauce but with cheese. Take note of these gratin stuffed tuna eggs and let us know what you think!
Ingredients to make gratin stuffed tuna eggs:
- 4 units of Egg
- 1 can of canned tuna
- 4 tablespoons of fried tomato
- For the bechamel
- 2 tablespoons olive oil
- 1 pinch of salt
- 1½ tablespoons of Flour
- 1 cup of milk (240 milliliters)
How to make Gratin Tuna Stuffed Eggs:
Step NO 1
We gather all the ingredients to make the gratin stuffed tuna eggs. Remember for this stuffed eggs recipe we will also need a bechamel sauce that we will make later, but you can buy it ready if you prefer.
Step NO 2
First, we cook the eggs in plenty of boiling water for 10 minutes. After that time we pass them through plenty of cold water to be able to peel them more easily. We peel and reserve them.
Tip: You can add a splash of vinegar to the cooking water to make removing the peel much easier
Step NO 3
Once cold, we cut the eggs in half , remove the yolk and put it in a bowl. Eggs have a high protein content, so they are recommended for the growth of children and for athletes.
Step NO 4
Mix the egg yolk with the canned tuna and the fried tomato. We move well so that all the flavors are integrated.
For this recipe we have used tuna in olive oil, but you can use another type of canned tuna such as natural tuna that has fewer calories.
Step NO 5
Fill the eggs with the mixture of tuna, yolk and tomato. We booked. You can always cook more eggs and make other varieties such as the surimi stuffed eggs recipe .
Step NO 6
On the other hand, we prepare a bechamel sauce by mixing the hot olive oil with the flour. We stir and we add the milk and stirring until there are no lumps and the sauce thickens. We add a little of salt.
If you want to take a look at the step by step in an extended way, you can look at the recipe for bechamel sauce .
Tip: Béchamel can be prepared with olive oil or butter.
Step NO 7
Cover the tuna stuffed eggs with the bechamel without butter and put in the oven to gratin until golden brown. You will see how delicious the gratin eggs are!
Step NO 8
These Gratin Tuna Stuffed Eggs are a perfect appetizer for kids. You can complete the menu with the recipe for rice with chicken and vegetables and for dessert, watermelon jelly . Enjoy!
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