Steamed Mussels with Habanero and Green Chili Sausage

Ingredients

  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 4 Aidells Habanero and Green Chile Sausage links, cut into 1/2-inch slices
  • 4 pounds mussles, scrubbed
  • 1/2 cup dry white wine
  • juice of 1 lemon
  • 1 cup fish stock or clam juice
  • 1 large tomato, peeled, seeded and chopped
  • 1/2 cup chopped fresh cilantro or parsley

Cooking Instructions

  1. In a medium sized stock pot, heat the oil over medium heat. Add the sausage and sauté until brown, about 5 minutes. Add the mussels, wine, lemon juice and stock and stir to combine. Cover the pot and cook until the mussels open, about 5 minutes. Stir in the tomato and cilantro or parsley. Replace the lid and steam for another minute. Transfer to a large bowl and serve with crusty bread.