Whip up a Treat to Celebrate Father's Month


Sam Mlambo

Whip up a Treat to Celebrate Father's Month

Want to treat your dad to a delicious healthy home-cooked meal this Father’s Month, then why not try our Spanish Paella? Whip up this easy version of the traditional Spanish seafood dish using store cupboard staples, fresh shrimp and mussels and chorizo.

Ready in just 45 mins and serving 8-10 people, our Spanish Paella is the perfect dish for a small gathering and celebration. Fathers around the world are sure to fall in love with this dish and what better way to treat your dad than with a meal cooked from the heart.

Spanish Paella


2 cups rice, Valencia (400 g)

1 medium white onion, strung, use Cone #2

3 chicken thighs, cubed

2 chorizo sausages, sliced

3 garlic cloves, shredded, use Cone #1

1 tsp black pepper, ground (5 g)

28 oz canned diced tomatoes, with juices (400 g)

4 cups chicken broth, low sodium (950 ml)

1 cup green beans, Italian style (125 g)

1 tbsp smoked paprika (6 g)

salt to taste (optional)

 8-10 jumbo shrimp, shelled and deveined

15 mussels, scrubbed and rinsed

Lemon wedges

Cilantro, chopped


  1.  Preheat skillet, approximately 5-7 minutes or until a sprinkle of water skitters and dissipates.
  2. Add onion, chicken, chorizo, garlic and pepper to skillet and cover. Cook for 5-7 mins or until chicken has cooked through.
  3. Add diced tomatoes, rice, chicken broth, green beans and smoked paprika to the skillet, combine and cover. Cook for 20 mins or until rice has cooked through.
  4. Once rice has cooked through, place the shrimp and mussels over the rice. Cover and cook approximately 3-5 mins, or until shrimp is pink and mussels have opened up.
  5. Garnish with lemon wedges and cilantro. Serve warm.

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