Live Sea Almonds – 1kg
Amande de Mer, Amande Marbrée or Amande – The sea almond or dog cockle. This clam is often part of a French fresh seafood platters. They are on most French seafood restaurant menus as “amandes” which can cause some confusion for visitors with only a French – English pocket dictionary for translations as outside of seafood restaurants amandes translates as almonds.
When dog cockles are on the menu on their own, they are often lightly fried with garlic, and parsley butter or stuffed with tomatoes and herbs. This is a tasty clam and does not need to be buried in a sauce.
Origin: France; Brittany
Price is per kilo