Mussel Brose

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British Regional Food

By Mark Hix

Published 2006

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The term ‘brose’ can mean a number of very different dishes, from hearty soups to a sweet atholl brose, all of which are thickened or contain, oatmeal. I suppose a dish as simple as a mussel brose is rather similar to the classic moules marinière. You can add many other flavourings instead of the parsley, such as dill or chopped spring onions and a splash of wine, to suit your taste. When wild garlic leaves are in season in springtime, a handful of them just torn into the soup will r