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A vegan tuna melt sandwich is cut and half and the two halves are stacked, revealing melted vegan cheese and chickpea tuna salad.
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Vegan Tuna Melt

Make this vegan tuna melt sandwich topped with melted vegan cheese. It's a filling, delicious comfort food meal for lunch or dinner.
Course Main Course
Cuisine American
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 5 minutes
Resting Time 3 minutes
Total Time 15 minutes
Servings 2 sandwiches
Calories 597kcal

Ingredients

Instructions

  • Prepare the chickpea tuna salad recipe as directed.
  • Butter one side of four slices of bread.
  • Spread a generous portion of chickpea tuna salad on two slices of bread. Top with 2 cheese slices. Place a bread slice on top, buttered side up.
  • Place a skillet over medium heat. Place the sandwiches on the heated skillet and cook for 2 to 3 minutes, until golden brown. Then use a spatula and carefully turn each sandwich, cooking on the other side for another 2 to 3 minutes, until golden brown and the cheese is melting.
  • If the cheese doesn't melt entirely, you can place it in the microwave and heat it for 30 seconds to a minute.
  • Transfer sandwiches to plates and serve immediately.

Nutrition

Calories: 597kcal | Carbohydrates: 54g | Protein: 11g | Fat: 36g | Saturated Fat: 7g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 1g | Monounsaturated Fat: 1g | Trans Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 1mg | Sodium: 1681mg | Potassium: 281mg | Fiber: 8g | Sugar: 5g | Vitamin A: 539IU | Vitamin C: 6mg | Calcium: 107mg | Iron: 4mg