Harvesting Wild California Mussels & Shark Encounter/Attack Stories
Chef Ellard and friends head to Gray Whale Cove Beach, South of San Francisco, to harvest wild California Mussels that are prevalent on the rocks at the beach. Mussels are high in protein, vitamins, minerals and delicious. In other words - great food. *Always check the California Department of Health Shellfish Advisories page before you harvest. https://www.cdph.ca.gov/Programs/OPA/Pages/Shellfish-Advisories.aspx Chef Ellard tells a shark story encounter that happened when he was surfing with his friend Nate at this same beach. UPDATE: There was a recently a Great White shark attack on a surfer at this exact spot. Follow us on Newsbreak for more authentic food adventures.
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