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Baked Potato with Tuna, Sweetcorn, Red Onion & Mayo

A versatile and filling dish that is great for a hot summers day!

10 mins
5 ingredients
$3 / person
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Baked Potato with Tuna, Sweetcorn, Red Onion & Mayo


Serves = 1

  • 1 x 200g potato
  • 1 x 185g can tuna in spring water
  • 1 x small 125g can of corn
  • 1 dollop of mayonnaise (low fat)
  • 1/4 of a red onion

It’s this easy

  • Using a fork, pierce the potato a few times on each side (top, bottom, left, right) to let the steam out during baking.
  • Microwave potato on high for five minutes.
  • Using tongs or an oven mitt, flip the potato.
  • Microwave on high for another 5 minutes.
  • Chop up the onion into small thin slices and mix together with the tuna, sweetcorn and mayonnaise.
  • Cut open the potato and add the tuna, sweetcorn and onion mix over the top.


  • For a crispy skin, blast the potato for around 15 mins in the oven after it's cooked in the microwave
  • Enjoy as a lunch or bulk it up with a side salad of spinach, grated carrot, tomatoes and capsicum for a quick and easy dinner!
  • Try a sweet potato instead of a regular potato
  • Low FODMAP if made without onion


Nutrition information (per serve)

  • Energy (2041kJ)
  • Protein (52.1g)
  • Total Fat (6.9g)
  • Saturated Fat (2.1g)
  • Carbohydrate (49.0g); Starch (40.8g), Sugars (8.3g), Added sugars (2.6g), Free Sugars (2.6g)
  • Dietary Fibre (8.1g)
  • Sodium (734mg)
  • Calcium (44mg)
  • Iron (3.9mg)


Contains: Seafood, Eggs, FODMAPs.
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