Fish

Tuna pasta bake

Written by Biizy

Serves

4 adults

Preparation time

10 minutes

Cooking time

25 minutes

Utensils needed

  • Saucepan
  • Casserole dish
  • Mixing bowl
  • Wooden spoon
  • Chopping board
  • Chopping knife

Ingredients

  • 375 g of pasta
  • 2 tins (198 g) of tuna in brine, drained
  • 1 onion, chopped
  • 1 tsp of Worcestershire sauce
  • pinch of salt if desired
  • pepper
  • 25 g of low-fat spread
  • 225 g fresh brown breadcrumbs (6 slices

Method

  1. Preheat the oven to 180°C / 350°F / Gas Mark 4.
  2. Bring pasta to the boil and cook following the instructions on the packet (approximately 13 minutes).
  3. Flake the tuna and mix together with the onion, Worcestershire sauce, salt and pepper, followed by a layer of pasta.
  4. Pour some of the mixture into a casserole dish. Add a layer of breadcrumbs, followed by a layer of sauce.
  5. Continue layering in this way until all the ingredients have been used up.
  6. Finish with a layer of breadcrumbs on the top, dot the surface with the low-fat spread and bake in the preheated oven for 20–25 minutes.
  7. Serve immediately.