1 teaspoon sweet paprika
16 butterflied sardine fillets
1 tablespoon olive oil
1 1/2 cups (375ml) sherry vinegar or aged red wine vinegar
1/2 cup (110g) firmly packed brown sugar
1/2 Spanish onion, thinly sliced
1 tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil
2 oranges, segmented
1/2 cup coarsely chopped spearmint
1 1/2 cups watercress sprigs


1. Combine paprika with 1/2 teaspoon of salt and freshly ground pepper
2. Sprinkle over skin side of sardine fillets
3. Heat olive oil in a large non-stick fry pan cook over medium-high heat
4. Skin-side down 20-30 seconds or until golden
5. Do not turn over and cook all the way through
6. Transfer to a non-metallic dish in a single layer
7. Place vinegar and sugar in a small saucepan
8. Bring to boil over medium heat pour hot mixture over sardines
9. Cool to room temperature and refrigerate for at least 2 hours or overnight
10. Combine onion, olive oil, oranges, mint and watercress in a large bowl
11. Place on a platter. Top with sardines and drizzle with extra virgin olive oil


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