Tuna Sloppy Joes

Meal Type: Sandwiches

These tuna sloppy joes are a delicious twist on a weekday favourite! The classic sandwich and Ocean’s Flaked White Albacore Tuna join forces!


  • 1 can (170g) Ocean’s Flaked Albacore Tuna, drained
  • 1 tsp vegetable oil
  • 1 small onion
  • 1 green pepper, finely chopped
  • 1 clove garlic, minced
  • ½ cup ketchup
  • 1 tbsp mustard
  • 1 cup tomato sauce
  • 1 tsp cumin and chili powder
  • Salt and pepper, to taste
  • 4 hamburger buns, toasted


  1. In a large frying pan over medium-high heat oil. Sauté onions, garlic, and peppers for 3-5 minutes or until softened.
  2. Add tuna, cumin, and chili powder continue to sauté for 2 minutes.
  3. Reduce heat to medium stir in ketchup, mustard, and tomato sauce and continue to cook for 5-8 minutes.
  4. Season to taste with salt and pepper.
  5. Spoon on to toasted hamburger buns and enjoy.

Tips and Tricks

Substitute regular hamburger buns with sliders or pretzel buns.

Light tuna can be substituted for albacore.

Try this with Gold Seal Sockeye or Pink Salmon for a new twist.

For an even more sustainable choice, use Ocean’s Pole & Line Flaked White Albacore Tuna.