Tuna Cheese Buns
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Tuna Cheese Buns
- 1/4 lb. cheese-cubed
- 3 hard boiled eggs
- 1 tablespoon green pepper, chopped
- 1½ tablespoons onions
- 3 tablespoons stuffed olives - diced fine
- 2 tablespoons pickle relish
- ½ cup mayonnaise
- 1 can tuna
Combine all ingredients and spoon between hamburger buns
Wrap buns in foil (can be made ahead of time and refrigerated)
Before serving - bake in foil at 300° - for 15-20 minutes.