Octopus

Octopus

Suckers and tentacles make some people shudder but in most countries octopus is considered a delicacy. There are 300 species; in our experience the best eating octopus come from Spain, Portugal and Morocco. A large octopus can be on the chewy side of firm, but a good long simmer - at least an hour - will give it the perfect bite. Here's a classy recipe with fennel and liquorice from Michel Roux Jr.

Suckers and tentacles make some people shudder but in most countries octopus is considered a delicacy. There are 300 species; in our experience the best eating octopus come from Spain,... read more »
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Octopus

Octopus

Suckers and tentacles make some people shudder but in most countries octopus is considered a delicacy. There are 300 species; in our experience the best eating octopus come from Spain, Portugal and Morocco. A large octopus can be on the chewy side of firm, but a good long simmer - at least an hour - will give it the perfect bite. Here's a classy recipe with fennel and liquorice from Michel Roux Jr.

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Whole baby octopus on a wooden serving board
Baby octopus
Cleaned, individually frozen wild baby octopus. Each octopus weighs about 20g, making them perfect for cooking and eating whole. Why not try mixing in a paella, or grilling on skewers over the bbq? There are about 10 to 20 octopus in...
From £14.70
Cooked octopus tentacles
Octopus tentacles
These octopus tentacles are cooked and then frozen. We pack them in packs of 2 tentacles. One tentacle is a reasonable serving for the main course for one person. Octopus has a sweet flavour and isn't chewy as many people believe it to...
From £21.80
Sliced octopus on potatoes
Sliced octopus tentacles
Cooked and sliced octopus tentacles. These are chunky pieces - pefect for a paella or similar. Tentacles from Spanish and Portuguese octopus. We also have very thinly sliced octopus for sashimi - tako - which is here .
From £12.00
Whole raw octopus
Octopus - whole
This is a whole octopus and is frozen as it comes out of the sea Our octopus come from Spain or Portugal Recipe suggestion: Octopus with wine & fennel For smaller octopus that you can eat whole see - baby octopus There are many species...
From £86.30
Tako - sliced octopus sashimi
Tako - sliced octopus sashimi
20 pieces per pack Fresh from Vietnam Cooked and ready to eat A tray of 20 perfect thin slices of octopus tentacle (or as the Japanese call it, "tako"), complete with sucker detail! Add visual and tasting adventure to your next sushi...
£11.00
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