Do you like mussels? If you do you will love this mussel recipe. Mussels are great if you want to cut red meat out of your diet. Mussels contain more iron than red meat and are a good substitute if you also want to keep your iron and protein intake while removing red meat from your diet. Most people think that mussels are an elegant and expensive restaurant dish. But they are surprisingly affordable and are fast and easy to cook at home.
This recipe is also full of turmeric benefits with powerful biological properties. A healthy and delicious recipe. For an even richer taste, try using salt-free butter; The light taste and richer flavor are incredible. If you want to try this, here’s how to prepare this recipe.
Delicious Buttery Turmeric Mussels
2 pounds mussels, scrubbed and debearded
1/3 cup coarsely chopped fresh flat-leaf parsley
3/4 cup dry white wine
2/3 cup thinly sliced shallot
6 garlic cloves, thinly sliced
2 1/2 tablespoons unsalted butter
1 1/2 tablespoons olive oil
2 teaspoons grated peeled fresh turmeric or 1/2 tsp. dried ground turmeric
1/2 teaspoon black pepper
1/8 teaspoon kosher salt
How to Make It
Heat the butter and oil in a large Dutch oven over medium-high heat. Add shallot and garlic; Cook, stirring frequently, until softened, about 3 minutes. Add turmeric; Cook, stirring constantly for 30 seconds. Add wine, pepper and salt. Bring to a boil; Cook 1 minute. Add the mussels; Cover and cook until shells open, about 3 minutes, shaking Dutch oven once or twice during cooking. Remove and discard unopened mussels. Divide the mussels and broth in 4 bowls. sprinkle with parsley.