Clams - Frozen, Chopped Surf, Wild, USA (1lb Pkg)

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  • Clams - Frozen, Chopped Surf, Wild, USA (1lb Pkg)

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Description

The rather large surf clam found on the East Coast of the United States is America's most important commercial species. It has been long prized for its exceptionally sweet, briny flavor and deliciously chewy texture.

Species

Spisula solidissima

Country

USA

Raised

Wild

Taste & Texture

  • Briny, Earthy
  • Steaky, Firm, Succulent

Cooking Methods

Nutritional Facts

Calories110
Protein (g)17
Omega 3 (mg)200
Total Fat (g)1.5
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Region & Fishery

Fun Fact

People on the beach often pick up a large empty shell of surf clam, either to dig in the sand with, or take home to use as a decorative dish or ashtray.

Product Preparation

Take the chewy meat of chopped surf clams. dredge them in seasoned flour and fry them up as "clam strips." Their sweetness also lends an especially delectable flavor to New England or Manhattan chowders.

Product Nutrition

Surf clams are a low fat, high protein seafood choice with an above average amount of healthful minerals such as selenium, zinc, iron, and Magnesium.

Fulton Fish Market - Bake/Broil

Fulton Fish Market Recipe - Frying

Nutrition Facts

AmountPercent Daily Value
Cholesterol (mg)80 27%
Sodium (mg)95 4%
Potassium (mg)470 13%
Total Carbohydrate (g)6 2%
Percent Daily Value
Vitamin A10%
Calcium8%
Iron30%

Info Source U.S. Food and Drug Administration