Fabulous Octopus, Cooked in its Juices

1
Maria *

By
@WWCook1

A delicious and very easy surprise dish with octopus, which is beautifully combined with baked potatoes. Just give it a try!

Rating:

★★★★★ 2 votes

Comments:
Serves:
4-6
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
1 Hr 30 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 1
    x1200g octopus
  • 4 Tbsp
    extra virgin olive oil
  • 2 Tbsp
    balsamic vinegar
  • 1
    bay leaf
  • 1 clove
    of garlic
  • a pinch
    of dried oregano
  • 2 large
    sheets of aluminium

How to Make Fabulous Octopus, Cooked in its Juices

Step-by-Step

  1. Rinse the octopus under cold running water and place it as it is in a large bowl. Add the oil, balsamic vinegar, bay leaf, garlic and oregano and combine all ingredients well
  2. Spread the sheets of the aluminium foil cross wise on a working surface. Place the octopus in the centre and pour over the marinade.
  3. Fold the aluminium foil over the octopus but leave it loose so the air can circulate. Bake it for 1h and 15-30 minutes at 180°C and serve.
    Enjoy!!!

Printable Recipe Card

About Fabulous Octopus, Cooked in its Juices

Course/Dish: Other Main Dishes Seafood
Main Ingredient: Seafood
Regional Style: Greek



Show 24 Comments & Reviews

25 French Toast Recipes Your Family Will Love

25 French Toast Recipes Your Family Will Love


Perfect for the holidays or for a random Saturday morning, french toast is a family favorite. What can be better than bread dipped in egg and pan-fried to golden brown perfection? Oh yeah – changing it up! By adding fruit, turning it into a casserole, or combining other favorite breakfasts (like cinnamon rolls), the possibilities […]

20 Holiday Stuffing and Dressing Recipes

20 Holiday Stuffing and Dressing Recipes


We don’t care if you call it stuffing or dressing, Thanksgiving isn’t Thanksgiving without this delicious holiday side dish. While we love mom’s classic recipe, we also can’t wait to try these twists and changes to the stuffing we’ve always known. These dressing recipes will have you coming back for seconds and even thirds!

20 Thanksgiving Desserts That Aren’t Pie

20 Thanksgiving Desserts That Aren’t Pie


While a slice of pie is the epitome of a Thanksgiving dessert, easily making a pie isn’t in every baker’s wheelhouse. And that’s OK! Thankfully, there are so many delicious desserts that evoke the flavors of Thanksgiving but are easier to make than pie. If you don’t like pie or you just feel like skipping […]