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Clams

What is the Difference Between Clams, Mussels, Oysters, and Scallops?

When you’re on the fence about seafood to begin with, at first glance there is no difference between clams, mussels, oysters, and scallops: they’re all an easy pass. But given a second chance and with...
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Dairy Joy Report

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by Blumie 6 months ago

In years past, there already would be lengthy debates on this board of the merits of Dairy Joy, on Route 117 in Weston, by this point in the summer. Alas, now that one can hear the crickets on this...

Miller Brothers

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by UnConundrum 6 months ago

Started our annual visit with stopping in at Miller Brothers, formerly the Fisherman's Grill. Met Tom Miller who was apparently the chef at Fisherman's Grill, so the food is essentially the same. ...

What to do with arctic surf clams?

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by LookingBusy 11 months ago

I have a box of frozen arctic surf clams in the freezer that I don't want to go to waste. I used them in place of conch in a recipe once but found them too chewy. Does anyone have any ideas on wh...

Snows clam chowder tragedy

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by 1chowhound 8 years ago

I've seen some other postings regarding Snows clam chowder and just wanted to add my two cents.I too have been using this product for at least forty years.My father would make it on those especiall...

Olympia Oyster Bar | Boise - NE Portland

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by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

Olympia Oyster Bar has been on my radar to try since seeing a shellfish demo in Ensenada by Chef-owner Maylin Chavez who hails from Tijuana. I headed there post-Proud Mary nap, https://www.chowhoun...

Weird clam

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by beanbean81 1 year ago

I accidentally squeezed a clam I was eating and saw pink goo come out. Now I am freaked out. Anybody know what this was?

DJ's Clam in Wantagh

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by Gastronomos 2 years ago

I played LOTTO this morning: https://www.newsday.com/lifestyle/restaurants/dj-s-clam-shack-review-seafood-restaurant-in-wantagh-serves-new-england-flavors-with-a-tropical-twist-1.14615421

Carmelina's (North End, Boston MA)

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by BostonBestEats 1 year ago

Carmelina's doesn't seem to get a lot of press, but we were looking for a new North End spot to add to the rotation, and it's high ratings on Yelp definitely stick out. I've been twice in the pa...

Small Clams in SF?

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by t.susannah.chen 1 year ago

The only clams I've ever managed to find in the SF Bay Area are the large ones, like cherrystones. Anyone know where I can find small-to-medium-sized clams in San Francisco or the surrounding Bay A...

Clam Chowder in Clatsop County, Oregon

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by GH1618 5 years ago

On my latest trip to Clatsop County, I decided to sample several offerings of clam chowder, which I usually avoid. The experiment was a big disappointment. Northwest-style chowder should not be t...

Are these clams still useable?

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by mish 13 years ago

I purchased a 5 lb bag of LIVE clams at costco today. When we got home my hubby emptied the car and shoved the clams in the freezer by mistake. It wasn't until late tonight when we realized what ...

Cherrystone clams?

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by lballinger 2 years ago

Does anyone know where I can buy cherrystone clams in the Phoenix area? All I can find are littleneck or Manila.

Seafood and festivals on Long Island

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by Gastronomos 3 years ago

There's been discussions on seafood and Long Island. There's been discussions on festivals and Long Island. The fact that one needs to search for local seafood in a restaurant on Long Island....

Recipe for canned clams?

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by akimaii 5 years ago

I'm trying to get more iron in my diet, and clams are at the top of the list. Thing is, I hate the texture of most seafood, especially clams. It feels like I'm eating a slug. That said, I don't ...

Live Razor Clams - Great buy at Foodie Mart!

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by Charles Yu 2 years ago

Live Razor clams on special at Foodie Mart - $8.88 per pound down from $10.99! These 13 costs me around $7.00 only! Great deal! Prepared simple a la plancha style. Very hot skillet with a tou...

Old fashioned deviled clams

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by ed2956 4 years ago

I'm looking for a recipe or a restaurant that sells deviled clams. The last place I ever had them was The Greenway Tavern back in the 70's in southwest Philadelphia (these were the best!) and also ...

Canned clam dilemma

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by Deborah R. 2 years ago

I just discovered, to my dismay, that Trader Joe's has discontinued carrying its brand of canned clams. The whole clams were terrific -- plump, meaty, flavorful. Sigh. So now I have to find another...

Frozen Chopped Clams, Chemical Free

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by zackly 2 years ago

I'm looking to source frozen chopped clams that don't have added chemicals. I use them for stuffed clams, fritters, pasta etc. when I'm not in the mood for steaming/shucking. This (Sea Watch)was th...

Frozen razor clam recipes?

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by iliria 2 years ago

Hi all. I bought some razor clams a couple of months ago which I was not able to cook at the time so I froze them. I have been looking for recipes but they seem to be very scarce. The only ones I h...