Andalusian Mackerel with Pimentada

This salad captures the traditional Spanish flavours. If you can't find fresh mackeral, smoked is a great alternative


Preheat the oven to 200C / 400F / gas Mark 6

Place the peppers, garlic and onion in a roasting tin. Drizzle with a tablespoon of oil and roast for 45 minutes. Place the peppers in a bowl and cover with cling film and leave to cool. When cool enough to handle peel the vegetables and cut into strips.

Place the mackerel fillets on a baking sheet and drizzle with a little oil. Bake for 10 minutes or until cooked. Leave to cool.

Place the mackerel, peppers, garlic and onions in a large bowl. Add the bay leaf and remaining oil and season. Refrigerate for an hour until ready to serve.

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