Tapas recipes

Make a Spanish feast with our tapas recipes. Try patatas bravas, king prawns with garlic and chilli, a classic tortilla, calamari with romesco sauce and a chickpea and chorizo stew.

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Jalapeño popper fritters

Tapas recipes

Jalapeño popper fritters

Who doesn’t love jalapeño poppers? Fresh jalapeño chillies are stuffed with a creamy, cheesy mixture...

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Patatas bravas

Potato recipes

Patatas bravas

Crispy potatoes are covered in a rich tomato sauce, fresh herbs and served with a...

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Crab croquetas with romesco dipping sauce

Tapas recipes

Crab croquetas with romesco dipping sauce

Crispy on the outside and smooth and creamy on the inside – these crab croquetas...

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Salt hake fritters with orange alioli

Fritter recipes

Salt hake fritters with orange alioli

Ben Tish’s light fritters work well on their own as a starter or as a...

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Saffron and chorizo steamed clams

Clam recipes

Saffron and chorizo steamed clams

Pomegranate and fresh parsley transforms this into a vibrant, colourful dish; a one-pot shellfish recipe...

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Pickled pepper and sherry croquetas

Pickled pepper and sherry croquetas

Serve these vegetarian croquetas as part of a Spanish tapas menu or sharing platter.

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Healthier croquetas

Tapas recipes

Healthier croquetas

We’ve all but banished the saturated fat from these crunchy Spanish spinach and goat’s cheese...

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Crispy squid with harissa mayonnaise

Squid recipes

Crispy squid with harissa mayonnaise

A beautifully light and summery tapas recipe of crispy squid, pickled green beans and harissa...

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Ham and blue cheese croquettes

Tapas recipes

Ham and blue cheese croquettes

This Spanish bar snack recipe is one of the most brilliant uses of leftover ham.

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Grilled artichoke hearts with jamón, broad beans and spring onions

Tapas recipes

Grilled artichoke hearts with jamón, broad beans and...

This Spanish Iberico ham recipe uses up seasonal broad beans and spring onions. It serves...

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Sherry-glazed chorizo and chickpeas

Tapas recipes

Sherry-glazed chorizo and chickpeas

Make this easy Spanish dish of sherry-glazed chorizo and chickpeas. Perfect for sharing.

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Squid with romesco sauce

Tapas recipes

Squid with romesco sauce

Deep-fried squid or calamari is a classic Spanish tapas dish. Romesco sauce is made with...

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King prawns with garlic and chilli (gambas al ajillo)

Tapas recipes

King prawns with garlic and chilli (gambas al...

Try this easy recipe for garlic and chilli king prawns as part of a Spanish...

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Spicy Spanish potatoes (patatas bravas)

Tapas recipes

Spicy Spanish potatoes (patatas bravas)

A perfect Spanish snack – crispy potatoes and a smoky tomato sauce with a garlicky...

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Goat’s cheese and piquillo pepper croquettes

Tapas recipes

Goat’s cheese and piquillo pepper croquettes

This tapas staple made with goat’s cheese and peppers is also a perfect canapé, ideal...

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Squid, chorizo and chickpea salad

Tapas recipes

Squid, chorizo and chickpea salad

This fresh, Spanish-style salad is super quick and easy to prepare without compromising on bold...

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Spanish-style chickpea, chorizo and parsley sauté

Tapas recipes

Spanish-style chickpea, chorizo and parsley sauté

This is a fabulous and flavoursome Spanish-inspired dish.

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Chocolate and churros

Tapas recipes

Chocolate and churros

This is our version of the classic Spanish breakfast recipe, a combination of doughnut-like churros...

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Mussels Spanish-style

Tapas recipes

Mussels Spanish-style

Seasonal mussels with with Spanish flavours – eat these while pretending you’re lounging in a...

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Five-spice dusted whitebait

Snacks and nibbles

Five-spice dusted whitebait

This crispy whitebait recipe is the perfect starter to serve at your next dinner party.

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Gazpacho with crab meat

Crab recipes

Gazpacho with crab meat

This classic chilled Spanish soup recipe complements the crab meat brilliantly in this light, summery...

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Prawns with chorizo

Tapas recipes

Prawns with chorizo

This recipe for prawns with chorizo is an easy starter perfect for a formal dinner...

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Salmorejo

Tapas recipes

Salmorejo

Fans of gazpacho will love salmorejo – a thicker version of the famous Spanish chilled...

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