Mussels in sparkling wine on the coals

2-4 servings Prep: 15 mins, Cooking: 15 mins By Food24
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Ingredients (9)

600 g mussels — fresh, cleaned
1 garlic — cloves, minced
300 g leeks — chopped into medium-size rings
5 spring onion — chopped
250 ml wine — sparkling
salt and freshly ground black pepper
200 g peas — fresh
coriander shoots
bruschetta — toasted
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Prepare a braai fire with enough coals to cook the mussels.

1. Put the mussels, garlic, leeks, spring onions and
sparkling wine in a pot and season with salt and pepper. Put on the braai –
directly on the coals – and cook until the mussels are all open. Discard any
that don’t open.

2. Cook the peas in boiling water for 2 minutes then transfer
to ice-cold water.

3. When the mussels are ready, add the peas to the mussel pot
and stir.

4. Garnish with coriander shoots and serve with toasted

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