Roasted croaker with txakolí wine sauce

50 min
Type of dish: Fish
Temperature: Hot
Ingredients for 5 portions
Ingredients for portions/units
Cod 2.25 kg
Txakoli 0.05 l
Shallots 0.025 kg
Butter 0.05 kg
Cream 0.05 l
Eggs 2.0 ud
Spinach 0.2 kg
Filo pastry 5.0 ud
Fumet 0.2 l
Onion 0.013 kg
Green leek 0.133 ud
Parsley 0.0 g
Fish heads and bones 0.053 kg
Water 0.2 l

For the croaker:

  • Clean the corvina and ration it into supreme cuts.

For the Txakoli sauce:

  • Prepare a substantial fumet, strain and reduce it by half.
  • Reduce the Txakoli and add it to the fumet reduction.
  • Reduce the cream and add it to the pan, leaving it to reduce until it reaches the consistency of a sauce.

For the spanakopita:

  • Poach the shallot, chop the raw spinach and mix it with the shallot. Warm up.
  • Mix the spinach with the ricotta and the feta cheese and bind it all with an egg to obtain the filling of the spanakopita.
  • On a previously greased baking tray place three sheets of filo pastry brushed with clarified butter. Place the spinach and cheese stuffing on top and cover with another three layers of greased filo pastry. Close the cake with the layers of filo pastry that are under the cake.
  • Brush the top layer of the cake with beaten egg.
  • Ration the cake before baking it.
  • Bake the cake at 180°C for 10 minutes until the dough is golden and crispy.

For the decoration:

  • Fry a small amount of Chinese rice noodles in a generous amount of hot oil until they are soft. Drain and set aside.


  • Sear the corvina on the grill with baking paper on the skin side.
  • Put the sea bass together with the spanakopita on a baking tray and cook at 180 ºC dry heat for 6 minutes.
  • Check the Txakoli sauce.
  • Place the sea bass on a plate and cover with the Txakoli sauce and place the spanakopita on the side.
  • Finally, place the fried rice noodles on top of the sea bass for decoration.


Nutritional information (1 portion)
Fiber 3.84 g
Saturates 11.16 g
Monounsaturated fatty acids 6.55 g
Polyunsaturated fatty acids 4.8 g
Cholesterol 273.75 mg
Calcium 198.15 mg
Iron 3.72 mg
Zinc 1.97 mg
Vitamin A 465.4 ug
Vitamin C 30.45 g
Folic acid 142.08 ug
Salt (Sodium) 867.51 mg
Sugars 9.38 g
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