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Mussels- ready cleaned?

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Karwomannghia Wed 13-Feb-19 18:19:12

Thinking of making mussels but last time they took hours to clean (bought in France but I don’t think that’ll make a difference).
Is it possible to buy cleaned ones you then make your own sauce for or do you have to buy them in those vacuum packs with pre made sauce??
And any general mussel musings welcome!

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cdtaylornats Wed 13-Feb-19 22:48:21

Frozen mussels no sauce

JuniperBeer Wed 13-Feb-19 23:00:40

I think the ones Waitrose sell in jets are already cleaned. I’ve used them several times before and don’t remember them needing much cleaning!

Blondie1984 Thu 14-Feb-19 00:33:47

Waitrose sell vacuum packed ones - in natural juice as well as the sort in butter/cream - and they are delicious

I know they also sell raw ones - as do Sainsbury's but not sure if they are there a fishmonger near you?

Karwomannghia Thu 14-Feb-19 08:14:27

Great thank you. We’ve got a Waitrose with a counter so can check out 2 options there. There is a fishmonger but I assumed they’d be beardy still!

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