Galician-Style Octopus

Galician-Style Octopus

Galician-Style Octopus

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Pressure Cooking Time 10 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes
Course Appetizers & Starters
Cuisine Mediterranean
Servings 4
Calories 23 kcal


  • 1/4 pound fresh baby octopus
  • virgin olive oil as needed
  • sweet paprika as needed
  • hot paprika as needed
  • coarsely ground sea salt as needed


  • Wash the octopus thoroughly. Bring 4 cups of water to a boil in the pressure cooker.
  • When the water is boiling, add the octopus to the pot. Cover, lock the lid in place, and bring to HIGH pressure. Cook for 10 minutes.
  • Release the pressure, drain the pot and place the octopus on a cutting board. Cut into bite size pieces.
  • Place the octopus in a bowl. Season to taste with sea salt, sweet and hot paprika, and sprinkle liberally with olive oil.
  • Serve immediately.


Calories: 23kcalCarbohydrates: 1gProtein: 4gFat: 1gSaturated Fat: 1gCholesterol: 14mgSodium: 65mgPotassium: 99mgVitamin A: 43IUVitamin C: 1mgCalcium: 15mgIron: 2mg
Food Group Seafood
Keyword Easy, Quick
Cooking Method Pressure Cooking
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