Grilled octopus with chimichurri

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The most delicious appetizer for New Years Eve! Grilled octopus with a garlicky chimichurri sauce. It’s ready in 20 minutes, easy, aromatic and sensational. 

prep time 20 minutes | serves 4


400 g cooked octopus
1 bunch cilantro, finely chopped
1/2 bundle of fresh parsley, finely chopped
4 cloves garlic, crushed and finely chopped
1 shallot, finely chopped
6 tablespoons olive oil
1 tablespoon chopped red chili pepper
1 tablespoon lemon juice
salt and black pepper

serving dumplings | grilled-octopus-with-chimichurri


Combine all the ingredients for the chimichurri sauce.
Cut the cooked octopus in half, drizzle with the chimichurri sauce and place on a hot grill pan. Grill on both sides until golden brown.

Serve immediately with the rest of the sauce and bruschetta. Enjoy!