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Clams Near Dillon Beach for Making Chowder?

Big Larry Feb 2, 2007 09:45 AM

Going to dillon beach this weekend. going to make clam chowder for the super bowl. where around dillon can one buy good clams (in-shell)?

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    Sebby Feb 2, 2007 12:52 PM

    Maybe call Hog Island and see if they have any. It's just up hwy one. There is another place on hwy one too, but I can't recall the name.

    Or, rent equipment from Lawson's Landing and do your own clamming on the beach. They still do that there?

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    1. re: Sebby
      Robert Lauriston Feb 2, 2007 01:00 PM

      Ooh, right you are, Hog Island does have clams now. That's good to know.

      http://www.hogislandoysters.com/v2/te...

    2. Robert Lauriston Feb 2, 2007 09:57 AM

      Personally I'd buy them close to home, like at 99 Ranch or Berkeley Bowl.

      From Dillon Beach, best shopping's in Petaluma.

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