Tuna fritters with cheese sauce (1959)

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Cheese sauce in 3 minutes… and tuna fritters

New ideas for Lent! Real homemade

Imagine! Your own homemade cheese sauce in 3 minutes. No flour or shortening needed because of Carnation’s double richness. Delicious over tuna fritters, a new kind of fritters that stay moist, won’t crumble, thanks to Carnation.


Tuna Fritters recipe


2 cups all-purpose biscuit mix
1 teaspoon seasoned salt
1 egg
2/3 cup (small can) undiluted evaporated milk
2 tablespoons lemon juice
1-1/2 cups tuna (or diced, cooked ham)
2 tablespoons finely-chopped onion
2 tablespoons finely-chopped green pepper
2 tablespoons chopped parsley
1/2 cup chopped celery
Fat or oil for frying


Blend biscuit mix, seasoned salt, egg, evaporated milk and lemon juice in a bowl. Add remaining ingredients and blend well. Drop from teaspoon into deep hot fat (375 degrees F) or into 1/2 inch hot fat in frying pan. Fry 1-1/2 to 2 minutes. Turn and fry on other side. Drain on absorbent paper. Serve at once with cheese sauce.

Also make: Golden Broil Burgers & Baked Cheese Potatoes

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