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Steamers @ Tokyo Fish Market, Berkeley

rubadubgdub Jan 20, 2014 03:24 PM

On Friday, TFM had live, wild softshell clams from the East Coast for $7.99/lb (small-medium). I've never seen them live on the West Coast except for large ones we dug up in Oregon. I cooked them yesterday, and they were sweet and tender (and every one opened). Definitely worthwhile if you're a steamers fanatic like me.

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  1. Peter Yee RE: rubadubgdub Jan 20, 2014 06:00 PM

    Thanks for the tip. I used to bring them back with me when I returned from business trips to the Boston area, but the TSA has put the kibosh on that.

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      sundeck sue RE: rubadubgdub Jan 20, 2014 09:18 PM

      thanks from a fellow fanatic!

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