Cod pil-pil style with Derio stalk stuffed with crab (TAPA)

90 min
Type of dish: Finger foods
Temperature: Hot
Cuisine type: Basque cuisine
Seasonal period: All year
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Traces of milk
Ingredients for 5 portions
Ingredients for portions/units
Cod loin 0.333 kg
Langoustine 0.033 kg
Garlic, bulb 0.333 ud
Onion 0.167 kg
Leek 0.667 ud
Table salt 1.667 g
Chilli pepper 0.167 g
Parsley 0.667 g
Wide Swiss Chard 0.333 kg
White stock 0.167 l
Eggs 1.333 ud
Olive oil 0.033 l
Purple onion from Zalla 0.167 kg
Small golden apple 0.025 kg
Bread 4.167 g
White stock 0.167 l
Onion 0.011 kg
Carrots 0.003 kg
Leek 0.022 ud
Tomato 0.011 kg
Prawns 0.006 kg
Rice 0.003 kg
Fumet 0.083 l
Brandy 0.003 l
Table salt 0.417 g
Onion 0.017 kg
Green pepper 0.007 kg
Garlic, bulb 0.033 ud
Tomato 0.007 kg
No. 4 frozen squid 0.003 kg
Squid ink 0.001 kg
White wine 0.002 l
Plain flour 0.001 kg
Fumet 0.033 l
Table salt 0.033 g
Water 0.167 l
Bones 0.05 kg
Onion 0.017 kg
Carrots 0.008 kg
Green leek 0.083 ud

For the cod:

For the txangurro:

  • Fry the brunoised onion, leek and garlic with olive oil until soft.
  • Cook the txangurro 15 minutes per kg. Cool and crumble.
  • In the same water cook the prawns, peel and chop in brunoise.
  • Prepare a concassé tomato.
  • Make an Americaine sauce.
  • Make a black sauce.
  • Add the crumbled crab, the chopped prawns and the concassé tomato to the vegetables and let cook.
  • Mix the stuffing with the ‘Americaine’ sauce and cook.

For decoration:

  • To decorate add a black squid sauce.
  • The fried garlic from the cod
  • Dried parsley chopped in brunoise.


  • Place a small spoonful of Biscayne sauce on a plate.
  • Place the fish on top and the crab next to it.
  • Baste with pil-pil, decorate with garlic, parsley and black sauce.
Nutritional information (1 portion)
Fiber 8.95 g
Saturates 4.4 g
Monounsaturated fatty acids 17.52 g
Polyunsaturated fatty acids 3.44 g
Cholesterol 114.85 mg
Calcium 286.62 mg
Iron 5.14 mg
Zinc 1.74 mg
Vitamin A 331.43 ug
Vitamin C 56.72 g
Folic acid 230.6 ug
Salt (Sodium) 464.72 mg
Sugars 10.51 g
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