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Tuna and Butter Bean fishcakes



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Tuna and Butter Bean fishcakes

  • 1 x 185gm can Tuna in olive oil, drained
  • 1 x 400gm can butter beans, drained
  • 1 onion, quartered
  • 2 cloves garlic
  • 1 sprig parsley
  • 1 sprig Dill or coriander
  • 1 egg
  • 1 lemon, Zested (use amount to taste)
  • 1 tsp Dijon mustard
  • Panko Crumbs
  • olive oil, For frying
  • Salt and pepper, To taste
  • Handful of cornichons

Recipe's preparation

  1. Chop herbs then set aside.
    Make breadcrumbs in thermo if you dont wish to use Panko crumbs and set aside.
    Chop onion and garlic, speed 5 for 3 sec.
    Add 1 TB olive oil and fry for 5 min, 100 degrees, sp 1.
    Add butter beans and cornichons and pulse a few seconds on turbo until diced but still a bit chunky (you don't want a smooth paste)
    Add to bowl drained tuna, fresh herbs, lemon zest, dijon mustard, salt and pepper and combine for 5 sec speed 3 reverse until all mixed in.
    Roll into small patties, dip in beaten egg and coat in crumbs. Fry on each side in olive oil until golden. Serve with aioli, sweet chili, sriracha or dipping sauce of choice.

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  • Very nice fishcakes Tasted good - not too fishy I...

    Submitted by JeffnJulie on 26. April 2017 - 07:33.

    Very nice fishcakes. Tasted good - not too fishy. I started to dip the patties in egg and breadcrumbs however the mix was quite wet at that point so I ended up mixing in the egg and breadcrumbs which worked well as the mix was easier to handle. I made 11 patties using 2 tablespoons of mix for each pattie so this has made 2 meals for 2 of us. Thank you for the recipe.

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  • This is a tasty and more nutrititious variant on...

    Submitted by Beebe on 19. March 2017 - 21:26.

    This is a tasty and more nutrititious variant on the traditional potato/tuna combo. The beans work really well to hold the patty together, and they are still nice when cold in lunch boxes the next day. Kid approved.

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