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Fettuccine with Mussels
Photo: John Autry

Fettuccine with Mussels

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Price: $2.46 per serving

Pantry Checklist:

• Uncooked fettuccine
• Butter
• Onion
• 6 garlic cloves
• Dry white wine
• 3 plum tomatoes
• Bottled clam juice
• 1½ pounds mussels, scrubbed and debearded
• Fresh flat-leaf parsley

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