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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Octopus tentacles
Octopus tentacle
These octopus tentacles are cooked and then frozen. 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 be. These tentacles are great when...
From £4.30
On Offer
Baby octopus
Baby octopus
Each back contains between 10-20 individually frozen whole baby octopus Deep fry them for a delicious crispy treat We recommend 5 or 6 baby octopus per person for a main serving Each octopus weighs about 40g, making them perfect for...
From £14.30 £15.90
Octopus - whole
Octopus - whole
Whole octopus, frozen as it came out of the sea From Spain or Portugal Recipe suggestion Octopus with wine & fennel We also have baby octopus There are many species of octopus and they all look pretty similar to the unititated. We...
From £33.80
On Offer
Sliced octopus tentacles
Sliced octopus tentacles
The tentacles are sliced and then frozen separately, not in a clump, and then packed into a plastic bag As they are cooked already, they are perfect for use in a paella 300g would be enough to serve two people for a main meal This...
£12.80 £14.20
Octopus tentacles - raw
Octopus tentacles - raw
From a certified sustainable fishery in Australia An Australia-only species (tetricus) Naturally tender Some guys from Australia were sooooo incredibly proud of their octopus that we suspended our "Only Spanish / Portuguese" rule to give...
£42.00
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