One-pot Spanish rice with chicken and chorizo

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From twists on the classic paella to garlicky seafood and hearty comfort food such as smoky meatballs and chorizo rice, try our vibrant Mediterranean dishes


Looking for easy Spanish recipes? From easy tapas recipes to prawn paella, seafood stew and chocolate churros, so try one of our easy Spanish dishes for a vibrant spread.



  • We use prawns, rice and chorizo in our Spanish recipes

Gazpacho with cheesy pesto croutons

Use up ripe tomatoes in this silky-smooth Spanish soup and scatter with cheesy sourdough croutons.

Gazpacho Recipe with Cheesy Croutons and Pesto

Hot smoked trout and chive tortilla

Add smoked trout or salmon and chives to the potato mix for a posh version of this classic Spanish dish.

Spanish Tortilla with Smoked Trout and Chives

Chorizo, potato and parsley tortilla

Add chorizo to this classic Spanish recipe for extra flavour and a vibrant colour.

Easy Spanish Potato Tortilla with Chorizo and Parsley

Pan con tomate recipe

Our version of Catalan garlic and tomato bread, this is a really quick and easy breakfast recipe that Catalans and Spaniards enjoy with a coffee in the morning. It works best with nice ripe Spanish tomatoes. Plenty more tomato recipes here.

Pan Con Tomate (Catalan Tomato Bread)

Gazpacho soup

Gazpacho is a refreshing soup made of raw vegetables, usually served cold. This simple recipe is a classic Spanish recipe featuring cucumber, red pepper and red onion on a plum tomato base. Serve with crusty baguette. Many more soup recipes here.

Gazpacho Soup Recipe

Classic tortilla recipe

A well-made tortilla is the best addition to a tapas menu. This easy recipe with just four ingredients is typically Spanish. Serve with a selection of other dishes for a Spanish feast. Check out our best potato recipes here.

Classic Tortilla Recipe

Arroz negro (squid and rice)

Arroz negro is a Valencian and Catalan dish made with squid, prawns, rice and seasoned with herbs and spices. Squid ink gives it its distinctive black appearance and can be bought from most fishmongers.

Valencia Arroz Negro V2

Baked chorizo and squash rice with manchego crust

Try our Spanish inspired baked rice dish with crispy manchego crust and butternut squash for a filling midweek meal ready in 50 minutes. Check out more of our butternut squash recipes here.

Baked Squash Recipe with Chorizo


Spanish rice-stuffed squid

Try out our squid recipe stuffed with Spanish rice. Impress guests with this easy yet low calorie fish recipe ready in an hour.

Stuffed Squid Recipe with Spanish Rice

Smoky albondigas

Want the best Spanish meatballs recipe? These albondigas are made with beef and pork mince and served in a quick, rich tomato sauce. Make for easy tapas, or part of a dinner-party menu. Discover our best meatball recipes here.

Smoky Albondigas Spanish Meatballs Recipe


Spanish stew with smoky lamb and peppers

This Spanish smoky lamb and pepper stew is really tender and packed with flavour. Garnish with parsley and serve with some crusty bread to soak up all those delicious juices.

Spanish smoky lamb and pepper stew


Easy paella recipe with prawns

Paella is a classic Spanish dish we all love from summer holidays. This quick and easy version for two is packed with prawns, red peppers and peas, and spiced with smoky paprika. On the table in less than 30 minutes. Plenty more prawn recipes here.

Easy Paella Recipe with Prawns


Spanish cauli rice

This quick and easy Spanish cauli rice is ready in just 20 minutes but is packed with flavour - a super simple midweek meal for the family.

Spanish Cauliflower Rice Recipe


Seafood stew with saffron

A delicious Spanish seafood dish packed with flavour, this stew features clams, mussels, and roast tommies; cooked in white wine and flambéed with Pernod. Serve with plenty of bread to mop up the juices. Check out our best clams and mussels recipes here.

Seafood Stew Recipe with Saffron


Spanish prawns, peppers and aioli

Prawns, peppers and aioli make for a delicious Spanish-inspired one-pot dinner for two. The garlicky aioli is a delicious side to dip the juicy prawns in.

Spanish Prawns Recipe with Peppers and Aioli


Cod with tomato and chorizo sauce

Chorizo is a brilliant Spanish ingredient - you just need a little to add a hit of smoky, spiciness to dishes. Here it's used to flavour a rich, garlicky tomato sauce which is served with a thick fillet of grilled cod for a healthy, flavour-packed supper for two. Check out our best fish recipes here.

Cod with Tomato Recipe and Chorizo Sauce


Baked Spanish rice with chicken and chorizo

A spicy Spanish one pot. Made with chicken and chorizo and plenty of hot smoked paprika, this is a gutsy rice dish that is sure to impress friends and family. Try one of our other chicken and chorizo recipes here.

Spanish Rice with Chicken and Chorizo Recipe


Churros with hot chocolate sauce

Everyone loves Spanish churros and they won’t be able to believe these are homemade! The rich, indulgent hot chocolate sauce is also delicious over ice cream. Check out our best indulgent recipes here.

Churros Recipe with Hot Chocolate Dipping Sauce


Crema Catalana

You'll find this classic dessert on menus all over Spain. And with good reason. It's deceptively easy to make, the base is an egg custard, that is chilled rather than baked. A cooks' blowtorch will make the crunchy top perfectly, but a hot grill will work too.