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Mussels – The Perfect Summer Food

Mussels are perfect. They are easy to cook and eat, they taste great with a million different flavour combinations, they only take a few measly minutes to prepare and they’re inexpensive. They’re a sustainable shellfish that’s Ocean Wise approved and an excellent source of selenium, B12, zinc and folate. When you think about it, it’s surprising we don’t eat mussels more often. Lobster, crab, shrimp and even clams get more play on our restaurants and our home kitchens it seems.

Tonight is your chance to try some premium PEI mussels prepared by the chefs at the Drake Hotel, for free! That’s right an East Coast Party & Mussel Boil will take place in the Drake’s Secret Garden at 7:30 pm tonight as part of 86’d Mondays. It’s free and open to everyone. Just ask at the front desk for directions to the Secret Garden. Continue »