Category: Clams

What are Littleneck Clams?

Littleneck clams are one of our favorite Maine mollusks! The coast of Maine is home to a variety of tasty seafood options, from crustaceans to mollusks. But what is does the phrase “littleneck clam” mean? About hard shell clams Referred to by different names depending on their size, the littleneck is one size of the… Read more »

The Benefits of Seafood for Weight Loss

The Benefits of Seafood for Weight Loss

According to Health.gov, individuals should consume 8 ounces of seafood each week, as fish provides plenty of omega-3 fatty acids, vitamin B12, and vitamin D. Seafood is a great source of proteinand is also  associated with a reduced risk of cardiovascular disease and the improved health of infants whose mothers ate the recommended amount during… Read more »

2 Ways to Cook Mussels

Cooked Mussels

When people think of seafood, they often don’t immediately think of mussels. Lobster, salmon, crab and various other foods, from the exotic to the mundane, typically jump into people’s minds. But mussels are a very nice addition to any meal, so consider them as a side for your next entree. Here are two ways to… Read more »