Ingredients (Serves 4-6 as an appetiser)
For the mango curry sauce
First make the sauce. Put the butter, ginger and curry powder in a shallow foil tray that is large enough to hold all the mussels and sturdy enough to withstand the heat of the fire. Place the tray on the grill grid near the fire – not directly over it – and cook for about 2 minutes, stirring a few times until the butter is melted and the mixture is fragrant. Add the mango juice and chilli, let the sauce come to a simmer then slide the tray to the side of the grill away from the direct heat of the hot coals.
Put the cleaned mussels directly on the grill grid over the hot coals and cook until they pop open (6-8 minutes). Use tongs to transfer the mussels to the foil tray with the sauce as they are done.
Discard any that do not open.
While the mussels are cooking, arrange the bread slices around the perimeter of the grill and lightly toast – about 2 minutes each side. When all the mussels are in the foil tray, stir them around to coat with the sauce then sprinkle with the lime juice and coriander and season. Serve them out of the foil tray, along with the toasted bread to mop up the juices.