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Tapas recipes

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Enjoy a taste of Spain without having to leave your kitchen. Our mix and match tapas dishes are perfect finished with a refreshing glass (or jug!) of sangria.

Try these tapas dishes, then check out our main collection of Spanish recipes and seafood recipes.

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  • Patatas bravas with chorizo

    Patatas bravas with chorizo

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.49 ratings

    Bring a Spanish flavour to the table with this intense, smoky starter. Just add crusty bread to serve

  • Crunchy baked mussels

    Crunchy baked mussels

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.6 ratings

    This is a great little dish for entertaining as you can pre-cook and stuff the mussels several hours ahead of serving

  • Spinach & sweet potato tortilla

    Spinach & sweet potato tortilla

    A star rating of 3.7 out of 5.16 ratings

    Sweet potato adds a different flavour to this healthy Spanish-inspired tortilla. It's perfect to prepare ahead of a tapas night.

  • Smoked paprika prawn skewers

    Smoked paprika prawn skewers

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.7 ratings

    Healthy and packed with summer flavours, these paprika-spiked prawn skewers are based on pintxos - the Basque version of tapas

  • Prawn & avocado escabèche

    Prawn & avocado escabèche

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.5 ratings

    A Chilean starter dish of Spanish origin that will get your tastebuds tingling with its combination of citrus, seafood and spice

  • Smoked salmon & quail’s egg

    Smoked salmon & quail’s egg

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.2 ratings

    Tuck in this pintxos-inspired topped bread dish for a flavour of San Sebastian in northern Spain

  • Smoky chicken skewers

    Smoky chicken skewers

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.29 ratings

    A tapas-style canapé of marinated and grilled chicken kebabs, best served with smoked garlic mayonnaise dip

  • Tortilla tapas

    Tortilla tapas

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.21 ratings

    These bite-sized Spanish omelettes are cooked in the oven, making them low in fat but still delicious

  • Olive bread swirls

    Olive bread swirls

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.34 ratings

    These delicious savoury rolls make an excellent side dish for a lunch party

  • Prawns with Romesco sauce

    Prawns with Romesco sauce

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.2 ratings

    Succulent tiger prawns are spiced up with chilli and peppers in this Spanish-style tapas dish

  • Squid, chickpea & chorizo salad

    Squid, chickpea & chorizo salad

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.24 ratings

    Found in every ocean, squid is the most widely available seafood in the world and one of the cheapest. This works well on the barbecue, too

  • Garlicky bean salad with chorizo

    Garlicky bean salad with chorizo

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.4 ratings

    Re-create a taste of Spain in your garden with this tapas style salad, perfect for nibbling on in the sun

  • Potato & paprika tortilla

    Potato & paprika tortilla

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.12 ratings

    This thick, traditional Spanish omelette is bulked out with new potatoes and flavoured with herbs

  • Patatas bravas in a bowl with cocktail sticks

    Patatas bravas

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.86 ratings

    Make this classic tapas dish part of your cooking repertoire – it's simply potatoes in a spicy tomato sauce.

  • Anchovy palmiers

    Anchovy palmiers

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.8 ratings

    Roll puff pastry up with anchovies and Parmesan cheese and bake to create a simple but impressive nibble or canapé

  • Tortilla with rocket & parmesan

    Tortilla with rocket & parmesan

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.5 ratings

    This Spanish tortilla is a rustic and satisfying way to use up your store cupboard ingredients

  • Spanish spinach omelette

    Spanish spinach omelette

    A star rating of 3.8 out of 5.42 ratings

    The leftovers of this tasty tortilla are perfect for tomorrow's lunch - for the office or the kids' lunchbox


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