Virginia to Prince Edward Island
Method of Capture:
Farmed and Hydraulic Dredge
Farmed are considered a best choice, although hydraulic dredging on soft-bottom sea floors is considered low-impact.
(1 inch= count neck ) (1.5 inches= little neck ) (2 inches= top neck ) (2.5 inches= cherry stone ) (3 inches= quahog)
Flavor and Texture:
Briny sweet and buttery flavor with a firm and chewy texture
serve raw, steam, fry, bake, and poach in soups