This mexican rice dish is a classic entrée that's big on taste. Peppers, green onions, white wine and garlic inject the right amount of flavor into the steamed mussels.

Recipe by Oxmoor House January 1996


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4 servings.


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Instructions Checklist
  • Remove beards on mussels, and scrub shells with a brush. Discard opened, cracked, or heavy mussels (they're filled with sand). Set aside.

  • Heat oil in a large Dutch oven over medium heat. Add green onions and next 3 ingredients; saute until tender. Add chicken broth and next 3 ingredients; bring to a boil. Add rice; cover, reduce heat, and simmer 20 minutes. Stir in parsley; place mussels on rice. Cover and cook 8 minutes or until mussels are open. (Discard any mussels that do not open during cooking.)


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Nutrition Facts

333 calories; calories from fat 15%; fat 5.7g; saturated fat 1g; mono fat 2.5g; poly fat 1.2g; protein 17.4g; carbohydrates 47.5g; cholesterol 28mg; sodium 373mg.