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Julia’s Tuna Stuffed Peach Surprise

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Tuna Stuffed Peaches Are Easy To Make and Delicious To Eat

What a pleasure when your kids adore cooking and find interest in food and food preparation. Why not start young? My Julia (see photo) who is five years old loves to cook. On a recent class trip she discovered the taste pleasure of sweet peaches “stuffed” with a tuna salad. At home she recreated this dish which you can try yourself. It is so easy to make and all of my kids devour these stuffed peaches. These yellow delicacies are usually served as a starter or add some bread and a yogurt and you have a balanced lunch.

With 4 simple ingredients, an added touch of color and 5 minutes, you can have your kids make these delicious treats at home. Let Julia know what you think. She is very excited to have her recipe highlighted here. If your kids enjoy cooking and you have some simple kid friendly recipes or food preparation ideas, shout out your ideas below this article.

If you like what you see, why not pass this recipe along. Share with a friend or on your social media sites. I promise you this dish is a real hit with kids! Bon Appetit from Julia et sa maman.

Julia’s Tuna Stuffed Peach Surprise

Serves 4
Prep time 5 minutes
Meal type Lunch, Starter
Misc Child Friendly, Serve Cold
An easy starter or light lunch for kids to prepare. Full of protein and omega 3 from the tuna, these stuffed peaches also add a tasty addition to the five a day fruit and vegetable requirement.


  • 8 oz halved canned peaches with no added syrup (you will need about 8 halved peaches to serve 4)
  • 4oz canned tuna in water
  • 1 tablespoon mayonnaise
  • 1/4 juice lemon
  • pinch dried or fresh herbs such as dill or parsley (optional ingredient primarily to add color)


Optional to try:  stuffed apricots or pears.


Step 1
Open canned peaches and drain liquid. If peaches are in syrup, rinse peaches in cold water first.
Step 2
Line 8 peach halves on a pretty plate.
Step 3
Open canned tuna and drain liquid.
Step 4
Mix the tuna well with mayonnaise and lemon juice.
Step 5
Stuff peaches with tuna mixture and add an optional topping for color.


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  1. Suzanne Saxe-R, Ed.D - March 11, 2012

    RT @mbrighton66 Julia’s Tuna Stuffed Peach Surprise: A child friendly recipe to make using four ingredients in f…

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