Wickles Wicked Tuna Melt

This Wicked Tuna Melt might not be your first tuna melt, but we can just about guarantee it’ll be the last recipe you try!


  • Tuna, 2 cans, drained
  • Onion, medium size, chopped
  • Celery, 1/2 a stalk, chopped
  • Garlic 1 clove, minced
  • Parsley, 1 Tbsp, chopped
  • Mayonnaise, 3-4 Tbsp
  • 3 Tbsp Wickles Relish
  • Olive Oil, 3 Tbsp, divided
  • Mozzarella, 1/3 cup, shredded
  • Salt, to taste
  • Fresh Black Pepper, to taste
  • Bread, sliced
  • Butter, softened


  1. Drain water or oil from tuna, then fork tuna into a medium bowl.
  2. Chop onion, celery, and parsley.
  3. Mince garlic and add ingredients to tuna.
  4. Add mayonnaise, Wickles Relish, olive oil and mozzarella cheese.
  5. Combine all ingredients until well incorporated. Salt and pepper to taste.
  6. Place a non-stick skillet on the stove and add 1 tbsp of olive oil.
  7. When skillet is hot, take a slice of bread and generously spread butter on one side.
  8. Place bread buttered side down in hot skillet.
  9. Using a spoon, scoop about 2 tbsp of tuna salad on bread while it is browning. Butter another slice of bread and place non-buttered side on top of tuna.
  10. Utilizing a spatula, check to see if bread is toasted brown; if so, turn tuna melt over and grill until golden brown.
  11. Set tuna melt on paper towels and allow to cool enough to serve.
Recipe Categorized Under:
Main Course