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Steamed Clams Recipe
|Clams||1 Quart (Steamer)|
|Melted butter||1 Tablespoon|
|Lemon juice||1 Tablespoon|
|Chopped parsley||1 Tablespoon|
|Grated garlic||1 Tablespoon|
Calories 419 Calories from Fat 96
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 11 g16.6%
Saturated Fat 4.3 g21.6%
Trans Fat 0 g
Cholesterol 176.9 mg
Sodium 271.3 mg11.3%
Total Carbohydrates 16 g5.3%
Dietary Fiber 0.43 g1.7%
Sugars 0.3 g
Protein 61 g122.4%
Vitamin A 44.8% Vitamin C 128.8%
Calcium 24.4% Iron 370.7%
*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet
1) Remove the dirt and grit from the clams by scrubbing them thoroughly.
2) Take a casserole and arrange the clams with solid lumps of butter on top if prefered.
3) Cover and cook until the shells burst open.
4) Remove the clams with the shells closed.
5) Divide and retain the clam liquid.
6) Mix together parsley, garlic and lemon juice with the melted butter.
7) Take the clams out from their shells and dip in clam liquid and butter alternately before serving.