Cooking Fresh Littleneck Clams


Littleneck Clams in Beer & Garlic

Skill Level: Beginner

Cooking Time: 6-8 minutes

Serves: 4


Little Neck Clams in Beer and Garlic

1/4 c. olive oil
1/2 c. beer (of your choice) 
1 head garlic, minced
1/2 tbsp. crushed red pepper
1/4 c. minced fresh parsley
30-50 little necks 
1 loaf hard crust bread (cut into pieces)

Wash little neck thoroughly in cold water; drain and place in 10 quart stock pot. In a medium bowl, mix olive oil, beer, garlic, pepper and parsley; mix well. Pour mixture over little necks and steam until little necks open. Serve with plenty of bread.

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