recipe for Planchitas has been reproduced courtesy of
Serrano Hams - www.orceserranohams.com
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cured meats, in particular Serrano Hams, olive oils,
vinegars and wines. The business is situated in the
heart of the Andalucian countryside, which is the home
of Serrano Hams, and ships direct from Spain. All of
the products are locally produced with many being used
in local restaurants and tapas bars where Serrano Ham
is a great favourite. If you are looking for a taste
of real Spain the Orce Serrano Hams can supply you with
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is my own take on a very popular tapas dish served in
bars all over Andalucia. I served it in a unique way,
typical of our village of Orce . . . on an old Spanish
for Stuffed Chicken with Serrano Ham
small thin pork fillets or chops
8 cloves garlic
Hand full fresh parsley
Juice of 1 lemon
Salt and pepper
to make Stuffed
Chicken with Serrano Ham
and roughly chop the garlic and roughly chop the parsley.
a shallow dish, place the fillets in the bottom, (doesn't
matter if they overlap).
the pork with the garlic and the parsley, cover with
the lemon juice and leave to marinade in the fridge
for 2 hours. (If you want a more subtle taste, reduce
marinating time to one hour)
on the barbecue for a few minutes each side until
cooked through and tender.
with salt and pepper and serve.
traditional planchitas cut each fillet into bite sized
pieces before serving.
with permission of Orce