Patatas Bravas - Potatoes for the Brave, Spanish Style!

Recipe by French Tart
READY IN: 1hr 25mins
SERVES: 10-12




  • (Serves 10-12 with other dishes).
  • Prepare ahead by heating the oil in a pan, add the onion and fry for about 5 minutes until softened. Add the garlic, tomatoes, tomato purée, two types of paprika, chilli powder, sugar and salt and bring to the boil, stirring. Simmer for 10 minutes until pulpy. Set aside for up to 24 hours.
  • To serve, preheat the oven to 200C/gas 6/fan oven 180°C Cut the potatoes into small cubes and pat dry with kitchen paper.
  • Spread over a roasting tin and toss in the oil, then season. Roast for 40-50 minutes, until the potatoes are crisp and golden.
  • Tip the potatoes into dishes and spoon over the reheated sauce.
  • Sprinkle with the parsley. Serve with cocktail sticks.