Method of Capture:
Farmed and Dredged
Over-fishing has occured in some areas and farming in Asia has health problems associated with it. On the eastern coast of the United States blood clams are a novelty.
1 to 2 inches
Flavor and Texture:
Rich briny sweet mollusk flavor with a firm and chewy texture
serve raw, lightly pickle, steam, acid cook (This is a staple in Peruvian ceviche.)