Garlic Shrimp Taverna

Top 10 Easy Recipes in Spain for the Tourist from Foreign Lands to Try

Love Spanish Cooking? If you do, here are ten of the top easy Spanish dishes to try at home.
These recipes are super easy and take only minutes to prepare.

Here are the Top Ten Easy Recipes in Spain for the Tourist from Foreign Lands to Try …


10. Calamari

Clean a small squid and reserve tentacles. Combine 3 tablespoons of oil and the parsley, garlic, salt and pepper in a medium-sized bowl. Cook the squid over high heat and then cook the tentacles. Serve with a drizzle of parsley and garlic.

9. Easy Spanish Rice

Combine a cup of uncooked rice and a teaspoon of minced garlic in a saucepan. Put 2 cups of water and a jar of salsa. Cook rice and simmer for 20 minutes till it is fluffy.

8. Barbecue Potatoes

Clean and make 4 large slits on a large potato. Slice a large onion and place a slice on ever slit. Spread butter all over and sprinkle salt and pepper. Wrap the potato in foil and place it on the back of a BBQ grill to cook.

7. Potatoes in Garlic Mayonnaise

Peel two large potatoes and boil it in water with salt for 20 minutes and chop into chunks. Mix 3 tablespoons of chopped parsley mayo, paprika and crushed garlic. Add potatoes and mix.

6. Dates Wrapped in Bacon

Microwave ½ pound of bacon for about 2 minutes. Wrap each pitted date with bacon and use a toothpick to secure the two. Broil these on low heat for 3 minutes or till these are brown in colour.

5. Spanish Style Clams

Heat 2 tablespoons of olive oil in a large pot in medium heat. Add sliced onions, green and red bell peppers, finely minced garlic and crushed bay leaves and cook for 10 more min. add crushed tomatoes and ¾ cup wine. Add salt and pepper and cook till clams open.

4. Spanish Vegetable Stir-Fry

Sauté medium potatoes cut into cubes in extra virgin olive oil and garlic until potatoes are lightly brown. Add finely chopped onions and eggplants and cook for 5 min. Add 4 coarsely-chopped large tomatoes. Season with spices and cook till veggies are all tender.

3. Spanish Rice

Boil a can of tomato sauce and a cup of water. Add a cup of instant rice, ¼ cup of corn and chili powder. Cover this and remove from heat. Allow to stand for about 5 to 10 minutes. You will have fluffy and delicious rice.

2. Spanish Potatoes

Cut 28 ounces of potatoes into chunks and coat with a mixture of oil, tomato paste and paprika. Place these on a baking tray along with 4 squashed cloves of garlic. Season with salt and pepper and bake for 40 min. Sprinkle lemon juice and serve with parsley.

1. Garlic Shrimp Taverna

Sauté finely minced garlic and a teaspoon of red pepper flakes in olive oil. Add a pound of peeled shrimps, 2 tablespoons of olive oil, sherry and paprika. The shrimp taverna is ready when the shrimps curl and turn pink. Season with salt and pepper. Serve hot.

These are the most 10 of the Best Easy Spanish Food Recipes you can try.
Happy Eating 🙂 Yummy!.

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