Fish in tomato and garlic sauce
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Ingredients for 4 people: 4 slices of hake 4 slices of anglerfish 8 large prawns 4 large Norway lobsters 4 small cuttlefish 1 medium squid 500 g of saltwater crabs, galeras or common prawns 12 clams 2 tomatoes 12 almonds 8 garlic cloves 1 dried seedless pepper ('Romesco' pepper). Or instead, you can use a small spicy red pepper 1 slice of bread ¼ l of olive oil ½ onion Salt
Fry the crab, galeras or common prawns in an earthenware dish for five minutes and put to one side. In the same oil, sauté the tomatoes, onion and garlic (all finely diced) for 10 minutes. Place the crabs and common prawns in an earthenware dish with a litre of water and boil for a further 15 minutes.Press the cooking juices through a sieve and put to one side.Fry the 'Romesco' pepper, the almonds, 6 garlic cloves and the slice of bread separately. Then crush in a mortar to obtain an even paste and season.Heat some olive oil in a large earthenware dish. When it is smoking, add the paste form the mortar, diluting it with a skimming spoon for a few seconds.Quickly add ¼ litre of stock and all the fish (hake, anglerfish, prawns, Norway lobsters, cuttlefish, squid and clams), having previously cleaned and seasoned it Cover with more stock and cook for a further 10 minutes over a medium flame.
Serve piping hot.
- Cooking time:
- From 30 to 45 minutes
- All year