Smoked Spanish Mackerel Hash Recipe
½ Cup kosher salt
1 Cup brown sugar
½ Gallon water
For Mackerel Hash:
6 Whole, washed & gutted mackerels
1 Tbsp olive oil
½ Medium sized onion - sliced
2 Cloves garlic - sliced
6 Small-medium sized - cooked potatoes
1 Chorizo sausage - sliced
12 Cherry tomatoes - halved
2 Tsp paprika
1 Tbsp parsley - chopped
Salt & pepper to taste
3 Bradley Smoker Alder bisquettes
Lightly heat brine ingredients to dissolve and let cool to room temperature.
Brine mackerel for 30 minutes.
Smoke mackerel whole, skin-on in the smoker, set at the lowest setting (temperature should not exceed 100°F) with alder bisquettes for 60 minutes.
Fillet mackerels and remove all the flesh, then set aside.
Heat olive oil in a pan on medium heat.
Add onions, garlic, chorizo and potatoes.
Cook until the potatoes are crisp and the chorizo is fully cooked.
Add cherry tomatoes and cook until soft.
Add seasoning and smoked mackerel, and cook on low heat for another 2 minutes and serve.
Alder is commonly used for smoked salmon because of its milder flavor. However, thanks to its light, sweet, and musky flavor, it's a smooth smoke flavor perfect for almost any dish.Shop Now