Razor clams

  • Scientific name: Ensis arcuatus
  • 中文: 蛏
  • 日本語: マテガイ
  • Deutsch: Gerade Scheidenmuschel
  • English: Razor clam, Bamboo clam
  • Français: Couteau
  • Nederlands: Zwaardschede


How can you eat it? Try this sensational steamed razor clams with sizzling garlic, or these razor clam fritters!

Before cooking, you have to soak these live clams in salt water for 3 hours for them to spit out excess sand.