Tag Archives: Spanish

Spanish Rice with Jalapenos

Simple and spicy. I often wonder what to serve as a side dish when we have Mexican food. Beans and salad are standard options but usually these also form some part of the main dishes too. My problem is now solved … Continue reading

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Spanish Fried Rice

Fried rice doesn’t have to be Chinese. I really fancied some fried rice for dinner over the weekend but I didn’t have any of the traditional ingredients like prawns, pork or chicken. So I decided to be a little different by … Continue reading

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Deep Pan Paella Pizza

Paella with no rice. Pizza with no cheese. Why not? We love the traditional spicy chorizo and seafood flavours in paella. However my husband doesn’t particularly like rice, so I decided to make a pizza instead. There is a double benefit as it … Continue reading

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One Pan Dinner: Spanish Omelette with Chorizo and Potato

This is great for brunch or dinner. The addition of chorizo and potatoes turn a simple omelette into a full scale meal. I must admit that there is a little bit of preparation (i.e. chopping) required, and this does take … Continue reading

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Classic with a Twist: Paella with Black Rice

Oh. my. God. You won’t believe how much flavour this black rice has compared with white rice. It really adds an amazing nutty taste to the otherwise relatively standard paella. And, those of you out there who know my husband … Continue reading

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Mediterranean Sausage and Gnocchi Bake

This is now one of my favourite sausage recipes. I love it because all the flavours work so well together and you get something different in each bite. Two different types of sausage means that there is plenty for meat lovers … Continue reading

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Cheat’s Paella

I’ve never made Paella before. I don’t know why that is the case because I love all the ingredients. I guess it is just one of those dishes that I have seen done but then thought it was too much hassle … Continue reading

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