Spinach With Pine Nuts

Total Time
10 mins
10 mins

For ZWT8, from a Spanish website of traditional recipes. "This Spanish rice dish makes a change from Spanish paella and is just as delicious (if you like clams)." Tips and ideas: Prepared this spinach dish just before the meal to ensure that it´s served hot Serve as a side dish with this seabass recipe. Add a pinch of nutmeg when adding the salt and pepper gives the spinach an aromatic flavour.

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  1. Wash the spinach thoroughly and cut the rough stems off.
  2. Cook the spinach in very little water in a covered pan for 5 mins then drain and chop.
  3. Heat the olive oil over a medium to low heat and add the finely sliced garlic, sultanas and pine nuts. Fry gently for 2 - 3 mins, stirring all the time so that the pine nuts brown but do not burn. Add the spinach.
  4. Mix all ingredients together and season with salt and pepper.