Easy Tuna Helper Recipe – One Pot Tuna Noodle Skillet Dinner
Super-Delicious Tuna Helper!
We love this easy one pot tuna skillet recipe because it’s simple to prepare and doesn’t use a lot of ingredients. Most of the ingredients you probably have on hand in your pantry and refrigerator.
This recipe is similar to the popular Tuna Helper Recipe – all creamy and tuna delicious!
If you want a healthier version of the tuna noodle casserole without the canned soup, then this recipe is for you. It gets on the table quickly and is great for a weeknight meal.
This Tuna Noodle Like Casserole dish is made with just a few ingredients and in only one pot - but it's a dish that the whole family will love.
- 3 cups milk
- 1 cup chicken broth
- 1/2 teaspoon salt
- 1 tablespoon butter
- 1/2 lb. box thin spaghetti, broken in half (We Love Barrilla Pasta)
- 1 7 oz. can tuna fish, drained
- 1/2 cup shredded Parmesan cheese Plus More For Serving
- 1 cup frozen peas, thawed
Using a deep skillet or pot, bring milk, chicken broth, butter and salt to a light simmer.
Add noodles to the skillet and stir until all noodles are separated.
Simmer on medium heat for 6 minutes, stirring often.
Once noodles are tender and most of the liquid has been absorbed, stir in tuna fish, cheese and peas.
Serve with additional Parmesan cheese.
We love to serve this tuna noodle pasta dish with either fresh tomato slices or a healthy basic tossed salad.
Dinner is quick with this recipe and on the table in about 20 minutes!