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Accompaniment for cod wrapped in parma ham?

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LeonardoAcropolis Mon 29-Dec-14 15:28:43

Hello, I need help!

I will be making this on new years eve, any idea what sort of potato dish will go with this? )the fish will be stuffed with sun dried tomatoes, if that helps)

acrabadabra Mon 29-Dec-14 15:31:50

I'd probably do something like garlic roasties with a garlic mayo.
Before you said potatoes I was going to suggest ratatouille.

Titsalinabumsquash Mon 29-Dec-14 15:34:38

I'd do buttered new potatoes and garlicky green beans or asparagus.

CurlyhairedAssassin Mon 29-Dec-14 15:36:23

What Titsalina said

RonaldMcDonald Mon 29-Dec-14 15:51:06

reduction of roasted tomatoes and olives maybe an anchovie or two in there too
with roasted cubed potatoes parmenter type of thing

Mouthfulofquiz Mon 29-Dec-14 15:57:33

I can only say the best accompaniment would be more cod and Parma ham - that sounds so delicious!!!
Could you get samphire or is that totally out of season at the mo?

LeonardoAcropolis Mon 29-Dec-14 16:13:37

wow! thank you fir your replies, some great ideas here!

I certainly like the roasted tomato reduction, will definately do that and maybe the garlicky greens too, to keep the dcs happy.

Samphire - good idea but I think that is out of season.

Ratatouille - will do that another time when it's just me and DH.

I look forward to eating this now grin

FamiliesShareGerms Mon 29-Dec-14 16:25:27

New potatoes and squeaky green beans

kissmasfairy Mon 29-Dec-14 16:37:15

I would do a green herb risotto and roasted baby tomatoes with it (sorry have headed off the potato track here!!)

AmandaTanen Mon 29-Dec-14 16:41:20

Mmh green beans and some kind of garlic potato, what time can I come round?

Chewbecca Mon 29-Dec-14 19:58:11

I do these cubed crunchy pots with my cod/chicken wrapped in Parma ham dishes. Sometimes exclude or vary the rosemary

RojaGato Mon 29-Dec-14 20:03:39

Saute potatoes and roast peppers

BlackbirdOnTheWire Mon 29-Dec-14 20:51:22

We do cod in Parma ham with flageolet beans and rocket. No potatoes at all, very filling and tasty - and quick.

Tin of flageolet beans, rinse, tip in big pan with a spoonful of olive oil and a couple of crushed garlic cloves, heat gently, bung in bag of rocket, stir through till slightly wilted/softened. 6 mins tops, no prep other than crushing the garlic.

MsAdorabelleDearheartVonLipwig Mon 29-Dec-14 21:17:49

Pea risotto. Had it with cod in a restaurant recently. Bloody lovely.

TyneTeas Mon 29-Dec-14 22:08:27

Would swedish roast potatoes go?

mrspremise Mon 29-Dec-14 22:56:25

I think I'd do Puy lentils cooked with some shallot, white wine and herbs, then add a simple green vegetable like roasted green beans...

Didactylos Mon 29-Dec-14 23:01:23

saffron crushed potatoes?
cook bitesized chunks of floury potato in veg stock with saffron
bash them about a bit once drained with a bit of butter but dont mash
make some gremolata? and perhaps roast plum baby toms?

rookietherednosedreindeer Mon 29-Dec-14 23:06:32

I'd go for dauphinoise potatoes and green beans.

whois Mon 29-Dec-14 23:40:20

I'd do buttered new potatoes and garlicky green beans or asparagus

Exactly what I would do!

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