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Tag Archives: mussels
Photo: Flickr/palimbiz Have you ever seen “bouchot mussels” on a menu and wondered what exactly it means? Bouchot (French for “shellfish bed”) is a traditional aquaculture technique for mussels. It means that the mussel was grown on ropes strung from … Continue reading
Photos: W&T Seafood Mussels are a favorite staple because they don’t require a lot of prep work, they’re loaded with flavor, and you can use pretty much anything you’ve got in your fridge and pantry to personalize the meal. Cheese, … Continue reading
Photo: Serious Eats Mussels are one of my go-to weeknight dinner staples–they’re fast, simple, and rich in flavor without being fussy. Just steam them with a splash of white wine, add minced garlic and parsley, and break off a hunk … Continue reading