Spanish cuisine is unlike any other. Rich and bold flavors bursting with freshness, it’s no wonder that 3 of the top 10 restaurants in the world are Spanish.
But what if you’re not able to go to a Spanish restaurant? Which Spanish entrees are easy enough to make at home for a working family?
We’ve gathered up five different Spanish dinners that are quick and easy to make.
This way, you and your family can enjoy the unique flavors of Spain in the comfort of your own home!
For all of the seafood lovers out there, bacalao is a big favorite in Spain.
This classic Spanish dish starts with a succulent salt cod that’s cooked inside of bold garlic oil. Added onto that is a lot of fresh peppers, tomatoes, and onions.
Even the most novice of chefs can make this dish without any problems at all. Perfect for any at-home dinner!
This Spanish cold soup is perfect for the summer months. Refreshing and thick, it’s made with lots of ripe tomatoes and peppers for a soup that’s both tangy and sweet.
Some recipes make the main ingredient avocado instead of tomatoes, giving this soup a creamy consistency.
Some people like it spicy while others prefer to indulge in the natural sweetness of the tomatoes and peppers.
Regardless of how you choose to make it, it’s certain to be a winner!
3. Spanish Paella
Everybody loves Spanish paella!
This traditional Spanish rice-based entree is far easier to make than you might think. The best part is that it’s easy to make this dish to suit your own culinary preferences.
Change up any recipe for Paella to include chicken, duck, seafood, chorizo, and more. The hint of Spanish saffron added to this dish makes everything taste extra special. But be sure to use the correct rice for your paella, bomba rice.
Experiment with the hundreds of different paella recipes out there until you find the ones that are perfect for you and your family.
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Crispy little packets of deliciousness, empanadas are one of the Spanish meals that everyone loves.
The best part is that once you’ve got the dough made, it’s easy to mix and match the filling. Choose anything from lots of veggies to lots of meats.
The easiest way to make empanadas is to bring in the whole family. Everyone gets to make their own, pleasing even the pickiest of eaters.
Bread crumbs are the star in this dish, alongside its co-stars of garlic, paprika, spanish olive oil and cheese.
There are a lot of different textures in this Spanish dish, from crunchy to smooth, making it interesting and fun to eat.
It’s easy to dress up for dinner with extra meats like chorizo and pork with veggies or make it simple for a quick breakfast meal.
If you’ve got some cheese lovers in the family, they’re bound to love this one. Adding extra cheese makes it even better!
Enjoy These Spanish Entrees During Your Next Family Dinner
Your family’s next dinner will be better than ever with the help of these Spanish entrées. And because they’re all so easy to make, you won’t spend all night in the kitchen creating these masterpieces.
Instead, relax and enjoy the bold and fresh flavors alongside your family. These entrées are certain to make their way into your regular dinner rotation.
If you’re looking to learn more about traditional Spanish dishes read 21 Spanish Foods To Die For,
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