“Tuna-Style” Mackerel Salad Sandwich

5 min

Add a new twist to one of your lunchtime favorites! This sandwich will change the way you think about mackerel. Fast, easy, rich in protein, and a delicious way to get your Omega-3s.


1-2 servings

1 can King Oscar Mackerel Fillets in Olive Oil, drained, oil reserved
2 slices artisan sandwich bread – your favorite variety
2 tbsp mayonnaise
1 tsp prepared mustard
1/8 to 1/4 cup dried cranberries
1 scallion, sliced, including whites
Lettuce leaves
1 small tomato, sliced

Here's what you do...

  • 1 In a small mixing bowl, combine mackerel salad ingredients.
  • 2 Add reserved oil to loosen mixture, if desired.
  • 3 Assemble sandwich with mackerel salad, lettuce, and tomato.
Royal hints
Serve with chips and a pickle. Light and moist, King Oscar mackerel is the perfect tuna substitute!