Cucumber, avocado and mussel salad


Cucumber, avocado and mussel salad
A bold salad idea that brings together 3 ingredients which rarely end up on the same plate: cucumber, avocado and mussels, in a rémoulade dressing.
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Last modified on: August 9th 2020

For 4 people, you will need:

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PreparationStart to finish
21 min.21 min.
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Keeping:

Should be eaten the day it is made.

Step by step recipe


Stage 1 - 10 min.
Cucumber, avocado and mussel salad : Photo of step #1
Prepare 350 g cucumber and dice finely. Put in a salad bowl.

Stage 2 - 4 min.
Cucumber, avocado and mussel salad : Photo of step #2
Add 1 spring onion (scallion), finely sliced, and some chopped parsley.

Stage 3 - 3 min.
Cucumber, avocado and mussel salad : Photo of step #3
Prepare 1 avocado and slice, then drizzle 1 tablespoon lime juice. over.

Add to the bowl.

Stage 4 - 2 min.
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Add 250 g cooked mussels.

Stage 5 - 2 min.
Cucumber, avocado and mussel salad : Photo of step #5
Finish by adding 4 tablespoons Rémoulade dressing. Mix well and check the seasoning.

For a more attractive presentation, scatter a few chive flowers over the top.

Stage 6
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Your salad is ready.

Remarks

The mussels can be pre-cooked either very simply ("à la marinière"), or with more flavour, such as "à l'escabèche" (a tangy Spanish method with vinegar).

You can use a simple mayonnaise or rémoulette dressing instead of the rémoulade.

Nutritional information

Whole recipe
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
475 Kcal or 1,989 Kj36 gr27 gr24 gr
24 %14 %3 %4 %
Per 100 g
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
45 Kcal or 188 Kj3 gr3 gr2 gr
2 %1 %<1 %<1 %
Per person
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
119 Kcal or 498 Kj9 gr7 gr6 gr
6 %3 %1 %1 %
% 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.

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CucumberCucumber: You can check-out other recipes which use it, like for example: Cubed salad, Greek salad, How to prepare cucumber, Cucumber and salmon salad, Tzatziki, ... All
Cooked musselsCooked mussels: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Ch'ti mussel tarts, ... All
Rémoulade dressingRémoulade dressing: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Verrine of avocado mousse and crab, Cauliflower, chicken and avocado salad, Bistro-style beetroot salad, Crunchy salad, Scandinavian cocktail, ... All
Spring onion (scallion)Spring onion (scallion): You can check-out other recipes which use it, like for example: Crispy potato and mushroom brik rolls, Quiche Bretonne, Ham and cheese slices with spring onions, Gratin Parmentier, Stuffed baguette , ... All

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