This uses mainly store cupboard ingredients which are transformed into a rich, spicy comforting dish with very little effort on your part. Equally at home as a winter warmer or a sprightly spiced supper for cooler summer evenings. Whatever the weather please give it a go, I have never known it not to please. —Anna May
Cut the chorizo into rounds and fry gently in a medium size pan until it renders its oil in which you now fry the onion until soft. Add the garlic and paprika and stir for a minute or two followed by the tomatoes, chickpeas and wine or sherry.
Lower the heat and simmer for 20-30 minutes, season well with salt and pepper and sprinkle over the parsley. This doesn't really need anything else but a sliced crusty baguette works a treat as does a crisp green salad.