Better than Tuna plant-based deliciousness coming to you from two amazing vegans straight from their kitchen in Arizona! This is a super fun episode you do not want to miss. If you once loved tuna, you will be blown away by this 100% plant-based “tuna” recipe. Get out some bread and prepare for a mind-blowing “Better Than Tuna Sandwich”!
Tiana Hill is a mom, a yoga instructor, recipe creator, food lover, vegan health and wellness lifestyle enthusiast plus a student of herbal medicine.
She partners with people who want to transition from the Standard American Diet (SAD) to a plant-based/vegan lifestyle. A lifestyle of compassion for their own health and well being, together with the well being of the planet and the other beings we share it with, is what motivates Tiana to bring the plantbased message forward. She teaches group health and wellness classes, group yoga classes, as well as works with clients one-on-one.
Her passion is to create a life of peace and calm among the chaos of this beautifully messy life and lovingly encourage others to do the same.
Founder of BodyFuzion Fitness and Four-time Natural Bodybuilding Champion, Will Tucker is a highly sought after speaker and wellness coach. He works with clients in person in both Phoenix and Los Angeles, as well as online worldwide. He has been rightfully dubbed America’s Vegan Trainer for his remarkable ability to improve people’s health and vitality by incorporating plant-based nutrition combined with functional exercise.
At BodyFuzion Fitness studio in Mesa, AZ Will leads semi-private training sessions that are fun, fast-paced, and energetic. He has helped thousands of clients over the years shed excess body fat and successfully achieve their fitness goals. Many of his clients have eradicated the need for prescription medication under his guidance.
For nearly 20 years everyone from soccer moms to CEOs, surgeons, Hollywood executives, and even celebrities have called on Will to guide their journey to health and fitness. Several of Will’s clients have garnered media attention on both broadcast television and print publications for their amazing physical transformations.
As a competitive vegan bodybuilder, Will has won multiple first place and overall bodybuilding titles. He constantly dispels the myth that animal protein is required to build an outstanding physique. Instead, he focuses on giving his body predominately fresh fruits and vegetables for better cellular health while maximizing aesthetics.
Better Than Tuna Salad
- 1 can garbanzo beans – drained and rinsed
- ¼ cup red onions – chopped
- ¼ cup celery – chopped
- ¼ cup red bell pepper - chopped
- 1 tablespoon capers
- 1 tablespoon dill – chopped
- 1 tablespoon vegan mayo
- 1 tablespoon mustard
- salt and pepper to taste
- Pulse the garbanzo beans in your food processor or mash with the back of a fork. Set aside.
- In a large bowl add the mayo, mustard, pickles, onions, celery, capers, red bell pepper, dill, and salt and pepper
- Add the garbanzo beans to the mayo mixture and mix well.
- To your bread, spread Dijon mustard and avocado slices (slightly smashed and seasoned with salt and pepper)
- Scoop a generous serving of mixture onto the bread.
- Top with sliced tomato and romaine lettuce.