On the Menu: Spring Steamed Mussels

Since spring is officially on our doorstep (though spring-like temps may still be eluding the best of us), we woke up craving this go-to recipe by Julia Gartland from our archives. Steamed mussels are easier than you think and sure to impress friends and critics alike!
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Since spring is officially on our doorstep (though spring-like temps may still be eluding the best of us), we woke up craving this go-to recipe by Julia Gartland from our archives. Steamed mussels are easier than you think and sure to impress friends and critics alike!

INGREDIENTS (SERVES 4)
2 tablespoons butter
2 tablespoons olive oil
4 shallots, minced
4 garlic cloves, minced
1 cup white wine
1 lemon, juice + zest
3 tablespoons dill, roughly chopped
2lbs. mussels
sea salt
freshly ground pepper

GROCERY LIST
Butter
Olive Oil
Shallots, 4
Garlic Cloves, 4
Lemon, 1
White Wine, dry
Fresh Dill
Mussels, 2lbs.
Sea Salt
Freshly Ground Pepper

p.s. Looking for the perfect side for these steamed mussels? Try this quick ricotta pasta!