A simple, delicious paella recipe filled with mussels, prawns, chorizo, and tomatoes.

  • Serves: 4 people
  • Prep time: 10 minutes
  • Cooking time: 25 minutes
    • Spanish

    Seafood and Chorizo Paella

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    300g Basmati Rice

    1 Red Onion

    450g pack Mussels in White Wine Sauce

    150g Cooked Prawns

    400g tin Chopped Tomatoes

    1 Pepper

    2 Lemons

    200g Chorizo Ring

    100g Frozen Peas

    2 cloves of Garlic

    1 heaped tsp Paprika

    30ml Olive Oil

    Salt and Black Pepper


    Peel and finely chop the onion.

    Then, chop the green pepper into small chunks, discarding of any seeds. Also, peel and mince the garlic.

    In a large saucepan, sauté the onion, pepper and the garlic for 2 minutes.

    Add the tinned tomatoes, juiced lemon, paprika and the rice.

    Pour over 300ml of boiling water and cook gently for 15 minutes, stirring as you cook.

    Chop the chorizo into small chunks and dry fry in a frying pan for 5 minutes on a low heat.

    Add the mussels to the pan with their juices and simmer for 5 minutes.

    Then, add the prawns and peas and cook for a further minute.

    Stir the chorizo mixture through the rice and serve with wedges of lemon.