search saves

Steamed Mussels With Sauce Aurore

Steamed Mussels With Sauce Aurore created by gregg gourmet

Rich, creamy, and most times decadent, bistro food , these mussels and sauce make a delicious appetizer course, or you can serve them as entree with classic pommes frites.

Ready In:
40mins
Serves:
Units:

ingredients

directions

  • Soak mussels in a bowl of fresh water for 15 minutes. Discard any mussels that are open, broken, chipped or damaged.
  • If necessary remove and discard the beard from each mussel pulling it firmly with your fingers.
  • Remove mussels from soaking water; discard the water.
  • Use a stiff brush to scrub off any sand or barnacles stuck to the shell.
  • Place scrubbed mussels in a bowl of fresh water.
  • Sweat shallot and garlic, uncovered, in oil in a large saute pan over medium-low heat until soft 3-5 minutes.
  • Deglaze pan with wine, increase heat to medium, and simmer until liquid is reduced, about 5 minutes.
  • Add butter, stirring until melted.
  • Whisk flour into butter-shallot mixture; cook until roux is golden, about 2 minutes.
  • Whisk Fish Stock into mixture until smooth, the stir in tomatoes.
  • Add mussels and steam them, covered until shells open, 5-8 minutes.
  • Discard any mussels that remains unopened.
  • Toss parsley and tarragon with mussels and sauce.
  • Transfer mussels and sauce to shallow bowls; serve immediately.
Submit a Recipe Correction

MY PRIVATE NOTES

Add a Note
Advertisement
Enter The Sweepstakes
Advertisement

RECIPE MADE WITH LOVE BY

@Claudia Wey
Contributor
@Claudia Wey
Contributor
"Rich, creamy, and most times decadent, bistro food , these mussels and sauce make a delicious appetizer course, or you can serve them as entree with classic pommes frites."
icons / sparkles / sparkles

JOIN THE CONVERSATION

icons / sparkles / sparkles
icons / camera
upload
icons / star / star-outline
review
icons / write-a-review
tweak
icons / question
ask
all
reviews
tweaks
q&a
sort by: icons / navigate / navigate-down
  1. gregg gourmet
    Steamed Mussels With Sauce Aurore Created by gregg gourmet
    Reply
  2. gregg gourmet
    Steamed Mussels With Sauce Aurore Created by gregg gourmet
    Reply
  3. gregg gourmet
    Flavorful, easy to make, similar to the quality I"ve had in seafood joints. Great over pasta.
    Reply
  4. Claudia Wey
    Rich, creamy, and most times decadent, bistro food , these mussels and sauce make a delicious appetizer course, or you can serve them as entree with classic pommes frites.
Advertisement