? asked in Food & DrinkCooking & Recipes · 1 month ago

is tuna a bland food?

11 Answers

  • 2 weeks ago

    Bland and nasty as sht. 

  • 1 month ago

    Yes. You can make spicy tuna by adding spice. 

  • denise
    Lv 7
    1 month ago

    It can be, but you can 'pep' it up with a dressing / mayo mix.

    Tartar sauce is good, as is diced scallion, diced red bell pepper in with the mayo.

    One of my favourite sandwiches is  ;-  wholemeal bread spread with hummus, flaked tuna, thinly sliced red radish & a sprinkle of salt, Yum! I want one now!. 

  • kswck2
    Lv 7
    1 month ago

    Yes. That's why you add things to it. 

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  • Anton
    Lv 6
    1 month ago

    I would call it subtle, instead of bland.

  • ted
    Lv 5
    1 month ago

    It is bland, if the tuna is packed in water. 

  • If you are asking in reference to someone who has been told to eat a bland diet for medical reasons - as long as it is water-packed tuna, it would be considered bland.

  • 1 month ago

    It is a mild tasting fish but I would not call it bland. 

    It is important that it not be over cooked or it will be very dry. 

    I like it seared BRIEFLY on each side if it is cooked at all. 

    Since it is a mild fish many sauces can be used with it.  I think it goes best with soy sauce, ginger, citrus type flavors although heavier sauces will compliment it as well. (teriyaki, hoisin and others)

  • 1 month ago

    Pretty much, but you can do lots of things with it.

  • Orla
    Lv 6
    1 month ago

    Kinda. You gotta spice it up.

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