Mojo Picón

Red Capsicum Dressing

Preparation info

  • Makes About

    400 ml

    • Difficulty


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By Frank Camorra and Richard Cornish

Published 2007

  • About

Hot, sweet, spicy and refreshingly sour, this is a fun, lively and sexy dressing. You’ve heard of ranch dressing — well this is raunch dressing. Traditionally, it’s served in the Canary Islands with papas arrugada s (potatoes cooked in salt).


  • 2 red capsicums (peppers)
  • 3 garlic cloves
  • 2 tablespoons sweet paprika


Preheat the oven to 180°C (350°F/Gas 4). Roast the capsicums for 40–45 minutes, until the skins blacken and