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Thai Style Mussels



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1-2 cloves of garlic

  • 1 cloves garlic, peeled
  • 5 centimetre ginger knob, peeled
  • 1 large red chili, roughly chopped and seeded
  • 3 spring onions or shallots, roughly chopped
  • 1 stalk Celery, roughly chopped
  • 3 tomatoes, quartered
  • 1 tablespoon oil, any preferred oil for sauteing.
  • 1000 grams live mussels in juice
  • 1 bunch thai basil and or coriander, leaves only
  • 1 tin of coconut milk, 400g
  • 6
    Preparation 20min
  • 7
  • 8
    • Appliance TM 5 image
      Recipe is created for
      TM 5
      Please note that the TM5 mixing bowl has a larger capacity than the TM31 (capacity of 2.2 liters instead of 2.0 liters for TM 31). Recipes for the Thermomix TM5 may not be cooked with a Thermomix TM31 for safety reasons without adjusting the quantities. Risk of scalding by spraying of hot liquids: Do not exceed the maximum filling quantity and observe the filling level markings of the mixing bowl!

Recipe's preparation

    Soup Base
  1. 1. Add garlic, chili, ginger - chop speed 5, 4 sec.

  2. 2. Add celery and spring onion or shallot - chop speed 5, 4 sec

  3. 3. Add tomatoes. Chop speed 3, 3 sec.

  4. 4. Add oil. Saute for 5 minutes, speed 2, 100 degrees. no MC.

  5. 5. Add coconut milk & Herbs (leave a few for garnish)

  6. 6. Place Varoma dish in position. Add mussels, including all liquid so that it drains into the bowl. Place varoma lid on top. Steam mussels on Varoma heat, spead 2, 15 minutes. Check after 10 minutes to see if mussels have opened. If they have then the dish is ready to serve.

  7. 7. Divide mussels amongst large soup bowls. Pour soup liquid over the mussels and garnish.

  8. Serve with Crusty bread to soak up the juices (not suitable for paleo, FODMAP or GF).


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If no fresh chilli you can use red or green curry paste. Servs 2 as a large main or 4 as an entree. Suitable for Paleo and FODMAP diets. Serve with bread optional

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