Pinchos Patatas (Potato Skewers)

Total Time
Prep 20 mins
Cook 10 mins

A Spanish tapa. This makes 12 appetizers.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Prepare a caper mayonnaise by combining mayonnaise, capers and fennel seeds; season with salt and pepper and set aside.
  2. Cook potatoes in salt water until just tender, about 10 minutes (do not overcook or they will fall apart); cut in half and let cool.
  3. Cut the chorizo into 12 pieces or you can use thicker slices and use 2 chorizos; pan fry until cooked through.
  4. To assemple skewers, spread cut side of potato with a little caper mayonnaise, thread onto skewer; follow with chorizo slice, cheese, and an olive.