Thursday, January 28, 2010

Clams Oreganata

A quick and tasty romantic dish to make for your date this valentine's day :)

Cook Time: 5 min
Level: Easy
Yield: 2 servings


1/2 cup plain dry bread crumbs
2 tablespoons chopped fresh oregano
1 tablespoon chopped fresh parsley
1 tablespoon chopped fresh mint
1/2 cup extra-virgin olive oil, plus extra for drizzling
Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper
12 shucked Manilla clams, shells reserved
Coarse salt, for lining baking sheet


Preheat oven to broil.

In a large bowl gently toss bread crumbs, herbs, olive oil, salt and pepper. Be careful not to overwork the mixture. Set aside.

Line a baking sheet with salt and arrange 12 clam shells. Put 1 clam in each shell and top with 2 tablespoons of the bread crumb mixture. Drizzle with olive oil. Broil 2 to 3 minutes.

1 comment:

Catherine said...

Mmmm, so good! My family will love this recipe!