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Mussels in fresh tomato sauce with baked chips

8
4
3
SmartPoints® value per serving
Total Time
45 min
Prep
15 min
Cook
30 min
Serves
4
Difficulty
Moderate
A modern day pub classic at home.

Ingredients

orange sweet potato (kumara)

200 g, (250g peeled)

parsnip

250 g, peeled

oil spray

1 x 3 second spray(s)

olive oil

2 tbs, extra virgin

garlic

2 clove(s), crushed

Mussels

600 g, (Buy 2kg), scrubbed, debearded

tomato(es)

4 medium, (vine-ripened), finely chopped

lemon juice

2 tbs

fresh flat-leaf parsley

½ cup(s), roughly chopped

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 180˚C or 160˚C fan-forced. Line a large baking tray with baking paper, then cut sweet potato and parsnip into thin chips and place on tray. Lightly spray with oil and season with salt and freshly ground black pepper. Bake chips for 25-30 mins or until golden.
  2. Meanwhile, heat oil in a large saucepan over medium heat. Cook garlic for 30 secs or until fragrant. Add the mussels and tomatoes. Cover, bring to the boil. Cook for 6-8 mins, shaking the pan occasionally, or until mussels open. Discard any mussels that do not open.
  3. Stir in juice and parsley, then serve with sweet potato and parsnip chips.

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