Patatas Brava

Recipe by kenk1492

A well known tapas (small dish served in bars). We live in Spain so often enjoy this snack.

Top Review by Samuel Holden

Great...I've been looking for a decent bravas recipe for ages!!!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Grease a roasting pan and arrange the potatoes in one layer.
  2. Brush with olive oil,sprinkle with salt and bake at 375 for about 45 minutes or until golden brown.
  3. Prepare the tomato sauce by heating the oil in a new skillet. Saute the onions and garlic until the onion is wilted.
  4. Add the tomatoes and saute for another few minutes Stir in the tomato paste,wine water, parsley,chili pepper,Tabasco, bay leaf,sugar salt and pepper.
  5. Cover and simmer for 30 minutes.
  6. Strain.
  7. The sauce should should not be too thick-thin with water if necessary To serve, arrange the potatoes in a bowl or on the dish.
  8. Spoon on several tablespoons of the tomato sauce , then if you wish 3 or 4 tablespoons of the aioli.
  9. Generally we eat either the potatoes with only the tomato sauce or a separate dish potatoes aioli with just the aioli sauce.

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