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Moules A La Mariniere

  Butter 1 Tablespoon
  Garlic 1 Teaspoon
  Onions 1 Tablespoon
  Mussels 1 Pound
  White wine 2 Tablespoon
  Cream 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Herb 1 Tablespoon

Reviewer’s note:

Here is a fancy French recipe for cooking mussels. The dish is called moules a la mariniere and it’s a very French way to cook up mussels. Bon appetite!

Directions for preparation:
• Sauté the onion and garlic in the butter till they soften a little.
• Add the white wine.
• When the contents of eth pan begin to bubble and boil, put the mussels in.
• Cover with a foil and let cook till the mussels are done.
• Take the mussels out and put them in the serving bowl.
• Sieve out the pan sauce with a colander lined with a paper towel to get rid of the grit that the mussels give out.
• Transfer the sieved sauce to the pan.
• Reduce the initial amount of butter by half and add it to the pan along with some cream.
• Mix it together and cook it till it is nice and creamy.
• Pour it over the mussels in the bowl.
• Garnish with freshly chopped herbs of choice.

Recipe Summary

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French food tastes not only delicious at restaurant. You can recreate them with perfection at home with Grace Piper. This is a fancy dish of cooking mussels and a french specialty.

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 241 Calories from Fat 61

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 7 g10.2%

Saturated Fat 3.4 g17.2%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 41.9 mg14%

Sodium 380 mg15.8%

Total Carbohydrates 28 g9.3%

Dietary Fiber 0.09 g0.36%

Sugars 10.6 g

Protein 15 g29.5%

Vitamin A 8.7% Vitamin C 18.4%

Calcium 9.8% Iron 25.4%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Moules A La Mariniere Recipe Video, Mussels