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Chorizo cod and cauliflower mash

Chorizo cod and cauliflower mash

The chorizo gives the fish a lovely smoky flavour, but for a milder taste, use Parma ham instead

  • Feeds 2Feeds 2
  • Ready in 25 minutes

Each serving contains

  • Energy
    957kj 227kcal
  • Fat
    Low 12%
  • Saturates
    Low 13%
  • Sugar
    Low 12%
  • Salt
    Low 12%

% of adult’s reference intake | Carbohydrates per serving : 5g


  • 2 slices Co-op spicy sliced chorizo
  • 2 x 140g Co-op Irresistible Atlantic cod loins
  • 1 tsp Co-op olive oil
  • 175g cauliflower florets
  • 2 tbsp reduced fat crème fraîche
  • Freshly ground black pepper
  • 125g Co-op spinach
  • Serve with new potatoes (optional)


  1. Preheat the oven to 200°C/fan 180°C/Gas 6
  2. Line the base of a shallow ovenproof dish with baking paper
  3. Wrap the chorizo round the cod loins and put in the dish
  4. Drizzle the oil over them and bake for 15-20 mins, or until the fish flakes easily
  5. Meanwhile, boil the cauliflower for 15 mins until soft
  6. Drain and then mash with the crème fraîche using a potato masher
  7. Season with pepper
  8. Stir fry the spinach in a nonstick pan for 2-3 mins, until wilted
  9. Serve the fish on a bed of the mashed cauliflower with the spinach, plus some new potatoes, if you like

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