Glochidia are generally species-specific, and will only live if they find the correct
fish host. Once the larval mussels attach to the fish, the fish body reacts to cover ...
Apr 28, 2014 ... LIVE MUSSELS AND SALT ... Seafood expert Rick Stein: how to clean and
prepare mussels for cooking - Duration: 4:30. by The Happy Foodie ...
Jun 11, 2009 ... Speeded up 10 times, this video emphasizes that quagga mussels are ... the
relatively narrow bottom areas near shore, where the mussels live.
Nov 28, 2011 ... Our live mussels can move on their own. Bet you never seen this before. But
eating is better than seeing.
In Italy one generally buys live
clams or mussels
by the bag, with the bag's being made of netting or otherwise prepared so as to allow the animals to breathe, and the chances are that the shells will be partially open as they sit on the shelf or bed of crushed ice or w... More »
Introduction. Mussels are long-lived animals meaning they can live for several
decades and in some instances a century or more. They often live in multi-
Jul 7, 2014 ... Discard any mussels with cracked shells. If you see a mussel that is open, tap it
gently against the counter; in a live mussel, this will trigger a ...
Nov 3, 2014 ... Mussels, like most bivalves, are sold and cooked live. Why? It's because once
their immune systems flake out after death, they tend to go off ...
Buy the freshest mussels. Purchase mussels from a market you trust. You must
only buy live mussels; look for shells that are tightly closed. Discard any mussels
Jul 16, 2015 ... If you haven't made mussels at home, we highly recommend you do so right
away. Not only are they so ... HuffPost Live · Go to Huffpost Live.