Healthy Saffron Recipes (Slide 18)

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When you think “mussels” you may not instantly think “chickpeas,” but the two are joined in tasteful union in this delicious, bistro-style dish. You'll want some crusty bread to sop up the sauce.

Recipe: Spanish Tapas-Inspired Mussels

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