Mussels with Peas and Mint

Mussels With Peas And Mint Recipe

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

Lynette !

By
@breezermom

I was surprised when I found my son really enjoys mussels! If you can't find fresh peas, use frozen, not canned.

Rating:

☆☆☆☆☆ 0 votes

Serves:
410
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
15 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

Add to Grocery List

  • 1 Tbsp
    unsalted butter
  • 1 c
    thinly sliced leek (about 1 large)
  • 1 Tbsp
    fresh thyme leaves
  • 1 Tbsp
    fresh tarragon, chopped
  • 3/4 c
    vegetable broth
  • 1/4 c
    heavy cream
  • 1 c
    fresh shelled green peas
  • 48
    mussels, scrubbed and debearded (about 2 pounds)
  • 2 Tbsp
    fresh mint, chopped
  • 1/4 tsp
    freshly ground black pepper

How to Make Mussels with Peas and Mint

Step-by-Step

  1. Melt butter in a large saucepan over medium heat. Add leek, thyme, and tarragon to the pan; cook 4 minutes or until the leek is tender, stirring frequently.
  2. Add the broth and cream; bring to a simmer. Add peas and mussels; stir well. Reduce heat to medium-low; cover and cook 7 minutes or until the mussels open.
  3. Remove from heat; discard any unopened shells. Sprinkle evenly with mint and pepper.

Printable Recipe Card

About Mussels with Peas and Mint

Course/Dish: Seafood
Main Ingredient: Seafood
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtags: #mussels, #shellfish




Leave a Comment

What To Grill For Dinner Tonight Recipe

What to Grill For Dinner Tonight

Kitchen Crew

Even though the weather is the warmest of the year, I still plan to put my grill to good use. It's a seriously simple way to prepare meals and I...

14 Succulent Scallop Recipes

14 Succulent Scallop Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Looking for an easy and delicious date night meal? Scallops are your answer! Check out these 14 succulent and juicy scallop recipes you’re sure to love.

12 Slurp-worthy Oyster Recipes

12 Slurp-Worthy Oyster Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Calling all oyster-lovers! If you’re a fan of slurping down some yummy oysters, why not try making some at home? Plus, some more creative ways to enjoy. Check out these...