+

Clams

What Is the Difference Between Clams, Mussels, Oysters & Scallops?

If you're new to eating seafood, you might be wondering about the differences between clams, mussels, oysters, and scallops. Worry not, we've got the skinny on all of these satisfying shellfish. When...
Layout:

Rare And Exotic Clams In Toronto!

Charles Yu
by Charles Yu 3 months ago

Another rare and great find at 'Freshway Foodmart, Markham'! For Sashimi, Stirred fry or Steamed.......LIVE GIANT ATLANTIC SURF CLAMS ( Hokkigai ) and BLOOD/ARK CLAMS ( Akagai )

California clam chowder: what's a good recipe?!

d
by damiano 4 months ago

Hello chowhound community - European here. I've been asked to prepare a proper California clam chowder. But, I've never been to California nor have I ever had clam chowder before - panic! So, I...

ISO Frozen Chopped Clams

z
by zackly 4 months ago

I used to sell (and use) Sam's Frozen Chopped Clams when I worked for Sysco Boston. They were tender and excellent and had a great drained weight vs the competition but they seem to have been sold ...

Orange clam

t
by tiderunner00 1 year ago

Hi everyone, I have been seeing what they call “orange clam” at sushi restaurants. I often make sushi at home and am interested in learning more about this “new” clam, but “orange clam” on the web...

Clam Chowder in Clatsop County, Oregon

g
by GH1618 7 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...

Fancy tinned seafood - ideas?

b
by becwells 8 months ago

On a whim I purchased 2 tins of La Brujula Conservas squid in oil (Chipirones), 1 tin of La Brujula Conservas razorshell clams, and 2 tins of Matiz octopus in oil. I've never cooked with these b...

ISO fresh, shucked clams & clam juice

walkoffdinner
by walkoffdinner 9 months ago

I bought clams at Berkeley Bowl to cook & make the clam juice and it worked, but for the expense it did not provide more than 1/2 cup of clams. Please post if you know of a market that sells fresh ...

Spaghetti Alle Vongole - Best of Venetian + Neapolitan

Charles Yu
by Charles Yu 10 months ago

For lunch, I made myself one of the tastiest and simplest to execute pasta dish. - Spaghetti Alle Vongole. Both the Venetians and the Neapolitans claimed they made the best tasting version. One...

Snows clam chowder tragedy

1
by 1chowhound 9 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...

Some interesting offerings and finds close to my hood... Richmond Hill/Markham

Charles Yu
by Charles Yu 11 months ago

Taking advantage of Diana's Oyster Bar ( Markham branch ), ' Buck-a-shuck ' special. Had a mineral and protein rich lunch of a couple dozen oysters plus Cherry stone clams. Followed by ' Curb-side ...

Substandard Fried Belly Clams

z
by zackly 12 months ago

Yesterday, I had fried whole belly clams at a well reviewed restaurant in CT. They weren't great, soggy and very chewy. Are their different types of whole bellies in the marketplace? I one time hea...

Old fashioned deviled clams

ed2956
by ed2956 6 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 ...

Stuffed Clams (Rhode Island Stuffies) Recipes

z
by zackly 12 months ago

I've been making the same basic stuffed clam recipe for ions. It's an attempt to replicate stuffed clams offered at a former Italian restaurant in Stamford, CT Sbaia's Open Door, that's been closed...

Great deal on BC Seafood!

Charles Yu
by Charles Yu 1 year ago

I was making my weekly Chinese grocery round this morning at T&T and Full fresh Supermarket ( Woodbine & 16th Avenue, Markham ) when I noticed the latter offering a couple of really good 'BC seafoo...

Hog Island Oysters & Staples online store (plus local delivery in Marin & Sonoma counties)

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

Hog Island has a helpful splash page to see which locations are open and which are closed in the time of Covid-19. Currently the Larkspur store is operating for to-go orders and delivery. The farm ...

Looking for a New England style seafood restaurant

n
by NEboy 1 year ago

Anyone know of any restaurant in my area (central fl. coast) that serves whole belly fried clams? I haven't found any.

Dairy Joy Report

b
by Blumie 2 years 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

UnConundrum
by UnConundrum 2 years 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?

l
by LookingBusy 2 years 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...

Olympia Oyster Bar | Boise - NE Portland

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 3 years 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...