Clams - Live, Hard Shell, Topneck, Wild, USA

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  • Clams - Live, Hard Shell, Topneck, Wild, USA

    2 Dozen Minimum
    Qty
    $9.00 / dozen
    Total: $18.00

Description

Similar – if not a bit chewier – to their smaller Littleneck and Cherrystone cousins, Topneck Clams are roughly about 2-3” wide. Sweet and reminiscent of the ocean, they are a true clam lover’s pick.


Topneck Clam Sustainability Information

Species

Mercenaria mercenaria

Country

USA

Raised

Wild

Taste & Texture

  • Briney, Earthy
  • Very Firm

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

Enjoyed as a food source since prehistoric times, there are over 2,000 varieties of clams. So the Topneck comes from a large family!

Product Preparation

The size of Topnecks make them ideal for grilling open, or baking with a seafood stuffing as an appetizer. Many also enjoy them raw, on the half shell, with a simple squeeze of lemon.

Product Nutrition

Clams are a low fat, high protein seafood choice with an above average amount of healthful minerals such as Selenium, Zinc, Iron and Magnesium and B Vitamins like Niacin.

FFM Seafood Cooking Methods - Bake/Broil

FFM Seafood Cooking Methods - Grilling

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