Author: Sorting Last Post on Top Message:
WELLNESSME09 Posts: 7,634
11/12/12 7:44 A


Ane Marie
Hamilton On.Canada Est

Once you know how you can work on reaching your goals and what you are willing to do to reach them, there is only one step remaining. DO IT! MAKE YOUR DREAMS HAPPEN!

LATTELEE Posts: 4,697
11/12/12 7:11 A


SANDYCRANE SparkPoints: (103,263)
Fitness Minutes: (30,053)
Posts: 2,800
11/12/12 7:07 A


KKKAREN SparkPoints: (229,772)
Fitness Minutes: (90,501)
Posts: 12,055
11/12/12 6:36 A

solid white albacore in a can, the bag has too much salt in it

TENNISJIM Posts: 11,565
11/12/12 6:27 A

Neither -- hubby doesn't like canned tuna. I would try both.

ILMEL1957 Posts: 2,490
11/12/12 6:26 A

I buy both, but I like it in the pouch better.


ESIGURBERGSSON SparkPoints: (8,783)
Fitness Minutes: (8,676)
Posts: 72
11/12/12 6:11 A

I'm a big ole canned tuna girl (or fresh)... I like that I can jazz it up the way I like it. I buy always water packed tuna as well so if there's fat in it, I'm the one adding it.

128PERFECT Posts: 3,026
11/12/12 6:02 A

I use both but I real like the favored tuna in the bags.

WILSON1926 SparkPoints: (45,786)
Fitness Minutes: (33,881)
Posts: 1,833
11/12/12 3:37 A


RICU1952 SparkPoints: (105,065)
Fitness Minutes: (94,728)
Posts: 2,718
11/12/12 3:20 A

I'm old fashioned and just buy the canned type, but now I'm curious and will try the bag.

CUSH1932 SparkPoints: (52,104)
Fitness Minutes: (30,829)
Posts: 1,428
11/12/12 2:51 A


I'm trusting God to direct my path.


Central Time Zone
HANDYV Posts: 24,417
11/12/12 2:41 A


KONRAD695 SparkPoints: (102,132)
Fitness Minutes: (56,266)
Posts: 703
11/11/12 11:25 P

Cheap or sale. doesn't matter.

DWROBERGE SparkPoints: (397,678)
Fitness Minutes: (344,172)
Posts: 137,547
11/11/12 11:15 P


FENWAYGIRL18 Posts: 5,864
11/11/12 11:11 P

canned in water, never heard of it in a bag

Starting to like the new me!
Waiting for my garden to come to life!
JULIE700 Posts: 699
11/11/12 10:28 P

I have bought and liked both. I usually get whatever is on sale, but I only buy albacore.

KACEYSW Posts: 3,708
11/11/12 10:25 P

I prefer the cannned, but I only buy albacore.

Refuse to be beaten by inanimate objects, inflexible minds, and incompetent practices.
JANIEWWJD SparkPoints: (287,887)
Fitness Minutes: (236,320)
Posts: 8,551
11/11/12 10:19 P

I buy canned.

Janie Garcia Moreno




UMBILICAL Posts: 12,786
11/11/12 10:15 P


KKLENNERT809 Posts: 8,985
11/11/12 9:34 P

The canned stuff isn't much better. I do buy canned just because it is cheaper

I did my best today, tomorrow I will do even better.
ETHELMERZ SparkPoints: (121,630)
Fitness Minutes: (104,760)
Posts: 7,666
11/11/12 9:19 P

My husband can't stand the weird taste of the kind in the bag, so I still only buy cans, from Costco, a whole bunch of cans at a time, because we eat it even for snacks.

FATNOMORE4REAL SparkPoints: (5,729)
Fitness Minutes: (7,857)
Posts: 91
11/11/12 8:27 P


NORWOODGIRL SparkPoints: (191,481)
Fitness Minutes: (147,395)
Posts: 21,973
11/11/12 8:25 P


------- Carolyn -------
----- Ontario Canada ----

NEWSTARTSPARK SparkPoints: (37,711)
Fitness Minutes: (24,417)
Posts: 1,148
11/11/12 8:17 P

either =The pouches are easier but much more expensive

NFLATTE Posts: 8,745
11/11/12 7:29 P

canned in water

CRYSTALDANCER SparkPoints: (76,492)
Fitness Minutes: (73,318)
Posts: 3,041
11/11/12 7:28 P

I eat it canned or in a pouch. I find the pouches to be more convenient though.

AMARANTHA_Q Posts: 389
11/11/12 7:27 P

never canned, always in a pouch emoticon

"Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one's definition of your life; define yourself." ~ Harvey Fierstein

"Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate, our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our light, not our darkness that most frightens us." ~ Marianne Williamson
11/11/12 7:00 P

I buy fresh or frozen tuna steaks and love the flavor compared to any in a can or pouch.

Do or Do Not. There is No Try. Yoda

MONIEE2 SparkPoints: (145,316)
Fitness Minutes: (47,714)
Posts: 4,737
11/11/12 6:58 P


PAULIE91952 Posts: 5,555
11/11/12 6:29 P

Canned in water

SDGAMBLE Posts: 637
11/11/12 6:12 P


TXTOAD9970 SparkPoints: (50,794)
Fitness Minutes: (12,518)
Posts: 3,170
11/11/12 5:39 P


BESCATS SparkPoints: (195,124)
Fitness Minutes: (63,152)
Posts: 24,984
11/11/12 5:38 P

Usually canned

If you haven't failed, you haven't lived !

Laugh, and the world laughs with you !!
MYUTMOST4HIM Posts: 11,447
11/11/12 5:35 P

either but usually buy the bag (pouch) cause I can get them on sale for only .50 cents

"Be not afraid of going slowly, only of standing still"
THROOPER62 Posts: 20,940
11/11/12 5:29 P

Canned in water

I_HEART_MY_FAM Posts: 1,809
11/11/12 5:22 P

Bag hands down. If you tuna was not so good from a bag it must have been the brand, because the albacore tuna I got was excellent. I never plan to get can again.

BARBWMS Posts: 1,263
11/11/12 5:18 P

I use both but prefer the pouches, particularly the tuna steaks. With a salad, one of them makes a very satisfactory lunch meal or even dinner.It's one of the things I use to get back on track after a day of less than conscientious eating.

Be a voice, not an echo!
PARKERB2 SparkPoints: (129,515)
Fitness Minutes: (68,075)
Posts: 12,065
11/11/12 5:15 P


SHERRIE59 SparkPoints: (54,044)
Fitness Minutes: (47,353)
Posts: 7,527
11/11/12 5:03 P

I am not a fan of tuna but I do not see them in a bag here....only in tin

ANARIE Posts: 12,661
11/11/12 4:48 P

Honestly, I think the quality has gotten better, not worse. I buy plain old chunk light in a can, and it's much flakier and less mushy than the same brand was when I was a kid. It looked like cat food back then!

I also like the kind in the pouch, especially the flavored ones. The hickory smoked makes a really nice tuna-noodle casserole. Of course it's nothing at all like fresh tuna, but I consider those two completely different foods.

-SHE-WOLF- Posts: 800
11/11/12 3:32 P

I emoticon Tuna, mostly buy the tin but enjoy it whatever way.

"To look into the Eyes of the Wolf is to See your Own Soul"

"Train Like a Man - Especially if You’re a Woman"

"Unleash the Athlete within and find that inner Beast"
ARCHIMEDESII SparkPoints: (155,014)
Fitness Minutes: (229,975)
Posts: 22,592
11/11/12 3:29 P

I've tried the bagged tuna and it was okay. Do you want to know what's really good ? If you can afford it, buy imported Italian canned tuna in oil. Yeah, I know the oil adds more calories, but it adds more flavor too. I occasionally buy a small can to toss into my salads. yum...

Usually, I buy the solid white albacore in water, on sale. I'll only buy chunk light if it's a really good deal. Chunk light doesn't have much flavor.


Edited by: ARCHIMEDESII at: 11/11/2012 (15:30)
DIETER27 Posts: 6,746
11/11/12 2:57 P

canned tuna is our selection.

MS0669 SparkPoints: (40,000)
Fitness Minutes: (23,961)
Posts: 779
11/11/12 2:50 P

I buy the bag, my store has a Low Soduim that I like

NETTI42 SparkPoints: (12,163)
Fitness Minutes: (681)
Posts: 333
11/11/12 2:21 P

Tuna is awesome no matter how you buy it.. Fresh or frozen are obviously the best in both taste and texture. But, canned tuna makes this high protein, low fat, omega 3 rich fish affordable for low income people like myself. Would I prefer fresh fish, or even frozen?? Of course!! But, canned tuna allows people to enjoy it in casseroles and sandwiches at a price that is affordable.

11/11/12 2:14 P

I love Whole Foods 365 brand (Albacore) with no salt do not miss the salt, ESP. If you're adding mayo!

KARENCRANER Posts: 3,421
11/11/12 12:54 P


HSMOMX2 Posts: 1,341
11/11/12 12:32 P

Our family will eat it either or. It depends on the price with one we buy.

Eastern Time
KATIEEMMA5 Posts: 1,062
11/11/12 12:12 P

I will eat it from a can with mayonaise its lovely

you may enjoy my exciting new team
'People with health issues' such as diabetes, fibromyalgia, mental health to share experiences day to day etc We are a small team so check us out!!!
here is a link

JICKEE Posts: 411
11/11/12 12:11 P

The quality of packaged tuna has deteriorated so much over the years I will not eat it or buy it anymore.

Page: 1 of (1)   1

Other SparkPeople Cafe Topics:

Topics: Last Post:
Please share your favorite smoothie recipes! 7/11/2014 1:17:53 PM
Unsupportive Spouse 6/25/2014 11:36:35 PM
What rewards do you give yourself? 5/29/2014 3:20:07 PM
Missing plane, theory? 3/16/2014 7:47:20 PM
How much did you weight for your 1st mud run? 5/12/2014 9:39:52 PM