Whosayna’s Traditional Paella

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Whosayna’s Traditional Paella


Cooking Time

Preparation Time :30 Min

Cook Time : 40 Min

Total Time : 1 Hr 10 Min


Serves : 7
  • 3 cups rice (short grains)

  • 1/2 kgs chicken (small pcs with skin)

  • 1/2 kgs prawns (peeled with tails on)

  • 1/2 kgs mussels

  • 4 nos tomatoes (chopped)

  • 3 nos onions (chopped)

  • 1/4 cups parsely (chopped)

  • 5 nos garlic cloves (pounded)

  • 1 nos red capsicum (chopped)

  • 2-3 nos saffron strands (soak in water)

  • 1 nos lemon (juice)

  • 3-4 nos sausages (cut thick slices)

  • 1 cups peas

  • 1 tsp paprika

  • 1 pinch salt (as required)


  • In A Broad Pan Braise Chicken In Little Olive Oil Till Nicely Browned Up, Remove On A Platter, In Same Pan Saute Mussels And Sausage Slices Keep On The Chicken Platter, Then Saute Prawns N Keep Aside.
  • Add More Olive Oil And Braise Onions Till Pinkish Brown Color, Add Capsicum And Braise Then Add Tomatoes, Paprika, Garlic, Salt, Peas And Lemon Juice, Let Tomatoes Go Soft And Blended.
  • Now Add Rice, Chicken, Mussels And Soaked Saffron Strands Mix Well Then Add Water Let It Boil When Almost Done Add Prawns And Sausage Slices With Parsely And Simmer Till Done
  • Serve With Lemon Wedges