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    In central and southern Italy, a traditional Christmas Eve dinner always includes seafood. Chef Mario Batali's seafood-salad recipe is perfect for Christmas Eve or any time fresh fish is available. Ideally, you should buy the fish on the morning of the meal.

    Ingredients

    • 6 slices baguette
    • 3 cloves garlic, cut in half lengthwise, plus 2 cloves, thinly sliced
    • 8 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil, plus more for drizzling
    • 1 1/2 cups dry white wine
    • 3/4 teaspoon red-pepper flakes
    • 24 Prince Edward Island mussels
    • Juice of 1/2 lemon, lemon reserved
    • 1 pound calamari, cleaned, cut lengthwise into 1/4-inch strips, tentacles left whole
    • 1/2 pound jumbo lump crab meat
    • 1 two-pound lobster, steamed, chilled, shelled, and cut into 1-inch pieces
    • 1 red bell pepper, roasted, peeled, and julienned
    • 1 green pepper, roasted, peeled, and julienned
    • 2 tablespoons red-wine vinegar
    • 2 bunches chives, cut into 1-inch pieces
    • Coarse salt and freshly ground black pepper
    • 1 tablespoon pink peppercorns

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    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 6
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    • Alcohol: 0 g
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    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
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