005017 Jaén spinach recipe - Spanish recipes

This is one of the favorite dishes of the people living in Jaen in Spain. It combines only natural Mediterranean ingredients giving a unique taste to your mouth.

Traditional Spanish recipes from Jaén located in the region of Andalucia.

 Its local name is “Espinacas jiennenses”  which means “Jaén spinach” in Spanish

 

Local name of the dish: Espinacas jiennenses

Place of origin: Spanish recipes, recipes from Andalucia

Type of course: Main dish

Type of cooking: Boiled

 

Recipe for 6 servings

 

List of ingredients of Jaén spinach recipe :

  • 3 kg (6.60 lbs) spinach,
  • 4 chorizo ​​peppers,
  • 6 garlic cloves,
  • 1 small piece of bread,
  • 1 bay leaf,
  • 100 g (0.22 lbs) breadcrumbs,
  • 1 egg,
  • 1 orange peel,
  • Extra virgin Olive oil,
  • Vinegar,
  • Salt

Preparation of Jaén spinach recipe:

  • Wash the spinach and drain it, then cook it for 5 minutes in a casserole dish.
  • Separately, fry the garlic with the small piece of bread, a chorizo pepper, a bay leaf and the breadcrumbs.
  • When it is ready, mash the mixture into a paste using a mortar.
  • In the same oil, stir around the spinach a little and add the paste from the mortar with a pinch of caraway, very well mashed.
  • Add a small amount of water to make it saucy and let it boil so the flavours mingle.
  • Serve it with poached eggs and a dash of vinegar.

 

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