Prep 20 mins
Cook 50 mins
This sounds similar to what one of my friends like from our favourite Spanish place.
- 1 1⁄2 kg mussels
- 1 onion
- 1 green pepper
- 1 kg tomatoes
- 2 garlic cloves
- 1 tablespoon flour
- 1 glass white wine
- olive oil
- 1 -2 cayenne chile
- parsley (for garnish)
- Peel and chop the onion and put it to soften in a pan with a little oil. Chop the green pepper and add it.
- Add a little salt and a little sugar (to the same extent), to remove the acidity.
- When they start to turn brown, chop the tomatoes and incorporate along with the two cayenne peppers.
- Cook over medium heat for 20-25 minutes.
- Blend with an electric mixer and set aside.
- Clean the mussels.
- Place in a pan, pour a glass of white wine, cover and cook until they open.
- Once opened, remove the mussels to a platter and keep warm.
- Strain the stock through a cheese cloth.
- Reserve the broth.
- Remove empty mussels and reserve the other mussels.
- Peel and rolled the garlic cloves and put them to fry in a pan with a little oil.
- Add a tablespoon of flour and cooking.
- Pour a glass of mussel broth and tomato sauce.
- Mix and incorporates the mussels.
- Cook over low heat for 3-4 minutes.
- Serve in bowls and garnish with a sprig of parsley.