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WELLNESSME09
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11/12/12 7:44 A

Canned!



LATTELEE
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11/12/12 7:11 A

Canned



SANDYCRANE
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11/12/12 7:07 A

Canned.



KKKAREN
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11/12/12 6:36 A

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



TENNISJIM
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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
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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
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11/12/12 3:37 A

canned



RICU1952
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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
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11/12/12 2:51 A

canned



HANDYV
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11/12/12 2:41 A

canned



KONRAD695
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11/11/12 11:25 P

Cheap or sale. doesn't matter.



DWROBERGE
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11/11/12 11:15 P

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FENWAYGIRL18
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11/11/12 11:11 P

canned in water, never heard of it in a bag



JULIE700
Posts: 683
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
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11/11/12 10:25 P

I prefer the cannned, but I only buy albacore.


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JANIEWWJD
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11/11/12 10:19 P

I buy canned.



UMBILICAL
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11/11/12 10:15 P

Canned



KKLENNERT809
Posts: 7,517
11/11/12 9:34 P

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



ETHELMERZ
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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
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11/11/12 8:27 P

both



NORWOODGIRL
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11/11/12 8:25 P

canned



NEWSTARTSPARK
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11/11/12 8:17 P

either =The pouches are easier but much more expensive



NFLATTE
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11/11/12 7:29 P

canned in water



CRYSTALDANCER
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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
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11/11/12 7:27 P

never canned, always in a pouch emoticon



FITNESSFOODIE
Posts: 3,340
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.



MONIEE2
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11/11/12 6:58 P

Canned...water



PAULIE91952
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11/11/12 6:29 P

Canned in water



SDGAMBLE
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11/11/12 6:12 P

canned



TXTOAD9970
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11/11/12 5:39 P

canned



BESCATS
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11/11/12 5:38 P

Usually canned



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



THROOPER62
Posts: 17,215
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: 1,238
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.




PARKERB2
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11/11/12 5:15 P

canned



SHERRIE59
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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: 12,406
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-
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11/11/12 3:32 P

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



ARCHIMEDESII
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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.

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Edited by: ARCHIMEDESII at: 11/11/2012 (15:30)


DIETER27
Posts: 6,346
11/11/12 2:57 P

canned tuna is our selection.



MS0669
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11/11/12 2:50 P

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



NETTI42
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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.



MEWHENRYSMAMA
Posts: 6,072
11/11/12 2:14 P

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



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

Canned!



HSMOMX2
Posts: 1,255
11/11/12 12:32 P

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



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

I will eat it from a can with mayonaise its lovely



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.



 
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