Tapas-style patatas with chorizo

Skill level
Preparation Time
5 minutes
Cooking Time
30 minutes
Serves 6 - 8 tapas style
Let Your Tastebuds Travel
Quick & easy
Side dish

Chorizo and chunky patatas - those ubiquitous tapas favourites are combined here in a deliciously spicy sauce. Perfect with some juicy olives and a creamy dip.


  • 750g New / Baby potatoes
  • 4 tbsp olive oil
  • 1 tbsp tomato puree
  • 2 cloves garlic (crushed)
  • 1 tsp paprika
  • 1/2 tsp cayenne pepper
  • 125g chorizo (sliced)
  • Sea salt & black pepper to season


  1. 1Preheat the oven to 180°C / Fan 160°C / Gas 4.
  2. 2Wash the potatoes and cut them into 2cm chunks. Steam the potatoes for 6 - 7 minutes to par-cook then drain and spread out to dry on a double thickness of kitchen roll. Dab to remove any excess moisture.
  3. 3Combine the other ingredients in a large bowl. Add the potatoes and toss gently to coat.
  4. 4Spread the coated potato chunks out in a roasting tin and add the chorizo. Roast for 15 - 20 minutes, stirring occasionally.
  5. 5Serve warm with a creamy garlic dip.