France has a different cheese for every day of the year. Actually it is much more than that.
Bouchot mussels: jewels from the sea
The first marine product to receive Controlled Destination of Origin status, and later Protected Destination of Origin status, bouchot mussels from Mont-Saint-Michel Bay are farmed in open water. From farming to harvesting, everything is done to protect this resource and the environment. Read on for a quick introduction to the topic with help from Nicolas Lebeau, President of the Designation Committee.