How to Shuck Clams?

Answer A clam is a freshwater mussel featuring a shell that is divided into 2 pieces called valves. Clams can be eaten raw, steamed, boiled, baked or fried. However you choose to eat your clams, the prepa... Read More »

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Are clams healthy to eat?

On One Hand: Health Benefits of Eating ClamsThe level of iron in clams is exponentially high and they also contain a good source of phosphorus, which is necessary for building strong bones and teet... Read More »

Is there a name for these baked clams?

This is the closest I could find with the ingredients you mentioned....sounds great!!In Rhode Island, baked stuffed clams are called "stuffies."Ingredients 6 1/4 pounds large clams (about 16... Read More »

What do freshwater clams eat?

Considered omnivores, freshwater clams are filter feeders, meaning that they siphon edible particles of plants and animals from the water. When kept as pets, freshwater clams will eat invertebrate ... Read More »

How to Clean Clams?

Clams are a delicious seafood which are relatively easy to harvest and eat. Like all shellfish, however, preparing a clam can be little tricky and if not done correctly it can make for an unpleasan... Read More »