Mussels - Live, Whitewater Blue, Wild, USA (10lb Bag)

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  • Mussels - Live, Whitewater Blue, Wild, USA (10lb Bag)

    Approx. 21 Mussels per Pound

    Out of season

    $65.00 / bag
    Total: $0.00

Description

The color of Whitewater Blue Mussels is in fact a dark blue. Measuring about 2-3 inches in length, they are famous for their deep-flavored, sweet, plump and tender meats. One could say this particular variety is one of the most popular!


Blue Mussels Sustainability Information

Species

Mytilus edulis

Country

USA

Raised

Wild

Taste & Texture

  • Mild, Moderate
  • Steaky, Firm, Succulent

Nutritional Facts

Calories150
Protein (g)20
Omega 3 (mg)700
Total Fat (g)4
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Region & Fishery

Where From

Massachusetts

Fun Fact

Mussels have been enjoyed for centuries. In fact, prehistoric settlements in Scotland can often be identified by the large mounds of mussel shells found nearby.

Product Preparation

We recommend steaming Whitewater Blue Mussels with butter, garlic and a Belgian beer. The broth is delicious! You may also lightly broil them on the half shell, stuffed with seasoned bread crumb or marinated in lemon and fresh herbs.

Product Nutrition

Blue Mussels pack an excellent source of protein, Vitamin B12, Iron, Manganese and Selenium. They are also a good source of Vitamin C, Thiamin, Riboflavin, Foliate, Phosphorus and Zinc.

FFM Seafood Cooking Methods - Bake/Broil

FFM Seafood Cooking Methods - Grilling

FFM Seafood Cooking Methods - Pan Roasting

FFM Seafood Cooking Methods - Steaming

Nutrition Facts

AmountPercent Daily Value
Cholesterol (mg)50 17%
Sodium (mg)315 13%
Potassium (mg)230 7%
Total Carbohydrate (g)6 2%
Percent Daily Value
Vitamin A5%
Vitamin C19%
Calcium2%
Iron32%

Info Source New York Seafood Council