Spicy Sesame Tuna Bites

Create a cool-as-a-cucumber tuna and crescent appetizer that's also got a spicy kick.

  • prep time 35 min
  • total time 55 min
  • ingredients 12
  • servings 24

Ingredients

1
tablespoon sesame seed
1
can Pillsbury® Crescent Recipe Creations® refrigerated seamless dough sheet
1
tablespoon Crisco® Pure Vegetable Oil
3
tablespoons mayonnaise
1
tablespoon lime juice
1/2
teaspoon hot chili sauce
1/8
teaspoon sesame oil
1/4
teaspoon salt
1
can (5 oz) albacore tuna in water, drained
1/4
cup finely chopped English (seedless) cucumber
1/4
cup finely chopped green onions (4 medium)
1/4
teaspoon paprika
  • 1 Heat oven to 375°F. Heat 8-inch nonstick skillet over medium heat. Add sesame seed; cook 3 to 4 minutes, stirring frequently, or until golden brown and toasted. Immediately remove from skillet. Cool.
  • 2 Unroll dough sheet; press into 12x8-inch rectangle. Brush dough with vegetable oil; sprinkle with toasted sesame seed, pressing in lightly. Cut dough into 24 squares. Press 1 square, seed side down, in bottom and up side of each of 24 ungreased mini muffin cups.
  • 3 Bake 6 to10 minutes or until golden brown. Press back of teaspoon into center of each cup, making a small indentation. Cool in pans 10 minutes. Remove from cups to cooling rack.
  • 4 Meanwhile, in medium bowl, beat together mayonnaise, lime juice, chili sauce, sesame oil and salt with wire whisk until blended. Stir in tuna, cucumber and green onions until well mixed.
  • 5 Place 1 heaping teaspoonful tuna mixture into each cup. Sprinkle with paprika. Store in refrigerator.
  • Nutrition Information

    NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

    Serving Size: 1 Serving
    Calories
    60
    (
    Calories from Fat
    35),
    % Daily Value
    Total Fat
    3 1/2g
    3 1/2%
    (Saturated Fat
    1g,
    1%
    Trans Fat
    0g
    0%
    ),
    Cholesterol
    0mg
    0%;
    Sodium
    130mg
    130%;
    Total Carbohydrate
    4g
    4%
    (Dietary Fiber
    0g
    0%
      Sugars
    0g
    0%
    ),
    Protein
    2g
    2%
    ;
    % Daily Value*:
    Vitamin A
    0%;
    Vitamin C
    0%;
    Calcium
    0%;
    Iron
    0%;
    Exchanges:
    1/2 Starch; 0 Fruit; 0 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 1/2 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    0
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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