Paimpol salad


Paimpol salad
This warm Paimpol salad captures the flavours of Brittany with mussels and white beans. These are combined with crunchy slices of baby courgette.
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Last modified on: August 7th 2019

For 6 people, you will need:

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Time required for this recipe:
PreparationCookingStart to finish
12 hours 47 min.35 min.13 hours 22 min.
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Keeping:

Should be eaten immediately.

Step by step recipe


Stage 1 - 12 hours
Paimpol salad : Photo of step #1
The day before, put 300 g white haricot beans to soak in cold water overnight.

Stage 2 - 30 min.
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Also the day before, or when you start the recipe, prepare and cook 300 g mussels, as for mussels marinière, for example.

Stage 3 - 30 min.
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Cook the pre-soaked beans in boiling water until tender.

Stage 4 - 1 min.
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Drain and keep hot.

Stage 5 - 4 min.
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Thinly slice 1 spring onion (scallion).

Stage 6 - 5 min.
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Rinse and slice 200 g courgette – choose baby courgettes if possible that are still nice and crunchy.

Stage 7 - 2 min.
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Dice 2 slices bread...

Stage 8 - 5 min.
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...and fry in a frying pan with 30 g butter until golden brown.

Stage 9 - 2 min.
Paimpol salad : Photo of step #9
Put the beans into a salad bowl (while still hot, if possible) with the courgettes, spring onion and chopped parsley.

Stage 10 - 2 min.
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Then add the croutons (also still hot, if possible) and the mussels.

Stage 11 - 1 min.
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Finish by adding 5 tablespoons French dressing (vinaigrette). Mix well and serve without delay.

Remarks

Of course, for this recipe to be authentic it needs Paimpol coco beans, but any similar beans will do fine, such as white haricot or the "lingots du nord" shown in the photos.

Nutritional information

Whole recipe
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
1,601 Kcal or 6,703 Kj97 gr159 gr96 gr
80 %37 %15 %15 %
Per 100 g
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
142 Kcal or 595 Kj9 gr14 gr9 gr
7 %3 %1 %1 %
Per person
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
267 Kcal or 1,118 Kj16 gr26 gr16 gr
13 %6 %2 %2 %
% are calculated relative to a Recommended Dietary Intake or RDI of 2000 k-calories or 8400 k-joules by day for a woman (change to a man).

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Source

Home made.

More recipes?

This recipe uses (among others)
MusselsMussels: You can check-out other recipes which use it, like for example: Normandy seafood stew, Curried mussels with cabbage, Paella, Quiche Bretonne, Mussels with beurre d'escargot, ... All
White haricot beansWhite haricot beans: You can check-out other recipes which use it, like for example: Minestrone, Sausages with baked beans, French style, Duo of slow-cooked pork, Beans with tomatoes, Warm haricot bean salad, ... All
CourgetteCourgette: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Couscous, Vegetable tartare, Minestrone, How to prepare courgettes, Kérinou slices, ... All
ButterButter: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: How to cook rice in rice-cooker, Caribbean upside-down cake, Citrus tart, Scrambled eggs with butter-fried bread and fresh spinach, Doughnuts, ... All

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