How to Eat Freshwater Mussels
Mussels are an excellent source of protein and leaner than beef, making them beneficial to your diet. When cooked, the shells of the mussels will pop open, making it easy to access the edible meat. Mussels are eaten steamed, sauteed, baked or grilled....
Freshwater mussel species inhabit lakes, ponds, rivers, creeks, canals, and they
..... A person affected in this way after eating mussels is said to be mussel(l)ed.
Back when our ancestors were eating clams as survival food, however, there was
no pollution to speak of. The real problem with eating freshwater clams is that ...
North America has some 300 species of freshwater clams and mussels. His
name was Hap Davis, gardener, woodsman, hunter, fisherman, teller of tall tales.
Jun 6, 2008 ... Best Answer: Freshwater clams generally carry a lot of diseases and harmful
bacteria because of their enviornment and shell. Eating the shell ...
Jan 31, 2013 ... It is common knowledge that shellfish should be "purged" in preparation for
eating. This purging expels the sand, grit, and mud from inside the ...
Jun 24, 2012 ... In New Zealand we have freshwater mussels in ponds and lakes, too. ... some
are like over 10 cm in radius, white shell, are those good to eat ?
Feb 2, 2013 ... I have often heard it told freshwater mussels are unpalatable and not-so-good to
eat, compared with the saltwater variety. To me that just says ...
How to Eat Freshwater Mussels. Mussels are an excellent source of protein and
leaner than beef, making them beneficial to your diet. When cooked, the shells ...
Gathered some freshwater mussels this morning. ... means that if the water
contains pollutants then the chances are the mussels are bad to eat.