Moules Cremeuses with a Twist

Moules Cremeuses with a Twist

Serves: 4


  • 300g Lakeland Dairy Whipping Cream
  • 1kg fresh mussels, cleaned
  • 150g olive oil
  • 2 white onions
  • 4 garlic cloves, chopped
  • 2 bay leaves
  • 1 bunch thyme
  • ½ bunch rosemary, chopped
  • 4 red chilli peppers, seeds removed
  • 750ml dry white wine
  • 4 celery sticks
  • 3 pinches salt
  • 4 pinches black pepper


In a large pot, heat the olive oil.  Add the onion, herbs and spices and cook until softened. Add the white wine, bring to the boil and cook until the requid reduces by half.

Add the Lakeland Dairy Whipping Cream and bring to the boil.

Add the cleaned mussels to the pot and cover with the lid.

Stir regularly to ensure that the flavours are distrubuted evenly. The mussles will be cooked when they are completely open.


More chilli pepper can be added according to personal taste.