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Cooking Time
Cooking Time:
5 min
  • Gluten Free
  • Lactose Free
  • Healthy
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Mussels with Coconut Broth


5 lb (2.2 kg) fresh PEI Mussels 
2 Tbsp (30 mL) cilantro, chopped
2 Tbsp (30 mL) fresh ginger
2 Tbsp (30 mL) Thai or Vietnamese fish sauce
1 1/2 cups (or 1-12 oz can) coconut milk


  1. Rinse fresh PEI Mussels under tap water. Tap any mussels that are still open and discard any that do not close after being tapped and rinsed. Set aside.
  2. Heat coconut milk, fish sauce, and ginger at medium high until sauce thickens.
  3. Add fresh PEI Mussels, cover and cook 5-6 minutes or until mussels open.
  4. Stir PEI Mussels in the sauce, then sprinkle with chopped cilantro.
  5. Serve and enjoy!