Spicy Chorizo and Potato Bake (Chorizo Tartiflette)

Chorizo and Potato Bake Recipe

70 Minutes
Serves: 2

This comforting traybake features layers of tender potatoes, vibrant broccoli, spicy chorizo, and a luscious cream sauce flavoured with a delicious blend of cheeses, all baked to golden perfection. Serve with a crisp tomato salad with mixed leaves, juicy cherry tomatoes, and crisp cucumber quarter, all dressed with  a honey, wholegrain mustard, olive oil, and red wine vinegar dressing.

Recipe Ingreds


  • black pepper (to taste)
  • 1 tbsp honey
  • 2 tsp wholegrain mustard
  • 3 tbsp olive oil
  • 1 tbsp red wine vinegar
  • salt (to taste)


  • 100 grams cherry tomatoes
  • 0.5 whole cucumber
  • 40 grams Salad leaves


  • black pepper (to taste)
  • 100 ml double cream
  • 1 cloves garlic
  • 500 grams potatoes
  • salt (to taste)
  • 100 ml water (boiling)
  • 150 grams sliced chorizo
  • 60 grams brie cheese
  • 60 grams manchego cheese
  • 100 grams broccoli
  • 0.5 cube stock cube chicken

Recipe with pictures Steps

Step 1

  • peel the potatoes
  • slice the potatoes
  • add some boiling water to the pan
  • place the potatoes in the pan cook for 5 minutes
  • wash and cut the broccoli into florets
  • drain the potatoes
  • Add the broccoli to the water
  • cook for 5 mins and then drain set a side

Step 2

  • heat the frying pan and cook the slice of chorizo in batches
  • peel and crush the garlic and add to the frying pan
  • cook for 3 to 4 mins

Step 3

  • cut the brie into chunks add to a small pan
  • add the cream to the brie and heat to melt the cheese
  • add the stock cube to boiling water
  • add the stock to the pan and stir set a side

Step 4

  • grate the manchego cheese
  • grease an ovenproof dish
  • create layers starting with potato, add a little cream sauce with each layer
  • create a layer of broccoli next
  • create a layer of chorizo next
  • create a layer of cheese next
  • season with salt and pepper
  • repeat ending with a layer of potatoes
  • save a little manchego for the top

Step 5

  • place in the oven
  • cook for 20 mins

Step 6

  • remove from the oven
  • sprinkle with the saved cheese
  • return to the oven
  • cook for 10 mins
  • till golden browm

Step 7

  • wash mixed leaves and place in a serving bowl.
  • place a cross on the top of the cucumber
  • then slice the cucumber to form quarters
  • sprinkle over the salad leaves
  • wash the cherry tomatoes and then slice in half
  • sprinkle over the salad leaves

Step 8

  • mix the dressing ingredients together in a bowl

Step 9

  • Add a serving of the salad to the plate
  • remove the bake from the oven
  • add a portion to a serving plate
  • add the dressing to the salad

Recipe Utensils

  • 2 chopping board
  • 1 frying pan
  • 1 Garlic crusher
  • 1 grater
  • 1 jug
  • 2 large knife
  • 1 large pan
  • 1 medium pan
  • 1 oven proof dish
  • 1 sieve
  • 1 small bowl
  • 1 small pan

About our potato and chorizo bake

This dish is a hearty mix of potatoes, chorizo, creamy cheese, and vibrant broccoli, layered to perfection. Perfect when you looking for some serious comfort food. Whether it's a cosy family dinner, a gathering with friends, or just a decadent treat for two, this comforting ensemble is guaranteed to steal the show and leave everyone craving more. Get ready to savour every mouthful of this ultimate culinary comfort.

How to make potato, broccoli and chorizo tray bake

This recipe offers a delightful combination of flavours and textures in a hearty traybake accompanied by a fresh salad. For the traybake, cut the potatoes in thin slices and simmer for about 10 minutes or until the potatoes are tender. Cut the broccoli into bite-sized pieces and then blanch. Fry the chorizo till crisp. Make a creamy sauce with the brie, garlic and cream. Then layer in a large baking dish the veg, savoury chorizo, grated manchego and creamy brie sauce, season generously.  Baked in a preheated oven until golden brown, the traybake emerges as a comforting main dish. Meanwhile, make a crisp salad of mixed leaves, quartered cucumber, and halved cherry tomatoes and drizzle with a simple yet dressing of wholegrain mustard, honey, olive oil, red wine vinegar, salt, and pepper. Toss the salad and serve with our chorizo tartiflette Perfect for a satisfying meal any day of the week.

Ingredients for our Spanish chorizo and potato bake

Chorizo - the cured Spanish sausage is essential for the flavours of this dish, but because of the strong taste use thinly sliced sausage. 

Potatoes - use any potatoes including new potatoes 

cheese- use a soft continental cheese like brie or camembert for the cream sauce we use brie, use a hard flavourful hard cheese we use manchego but you can use any cheddar 

broccoli - use any form of broccoli or broccolini 

When to eat Spanish broccoli and potato gratin with chorizo

This gratin is perfect for a treat, the whole family will love it, you can cook it for a family get together or a Saturday night treat. serve it with a fresh salad with a sharp dressing to cut through the richness of  the dish.  

What makes our chorizo tartiflette the best

This recipe is a Spanish take on the traditional French tartiflette, the bacon is replaced by chorizo. The star ingredient for this recipe is broccoli which adds a much needed freshness to this very rich dish. 

Tweak our spicy sausage and potato gratin 

  • add leftover roast chicken to the recipe for extra protein and to use up any roast leftovers
  • do a veggie version and use veggie spicy sausage consider using a smoky cheese for extra flavour
  • swap the broccoli for spinach or kale as the veggie element
  • Try the dish with sweet potatoes and add some smoked paprika to the cream sauce 
  • Add some roasted red peppers to the recipe instead of the broccoli

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Potato, Chickpea & Chorizo Salad 

Chorizo, Red pepper and Manchego Tortilla

Potato and Chorizo Quesadillas with Tomato Salsa

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