Olde Salt Clams™
Origin: Chincoteague, Virginia
Species: Mercenaria mercenaria (native)
Salt Range: 28-33 ppt.
Grades: Littlenecks: ~9 per pound; perfect for pasta dishes and on the half-shell
Middlenecks: ~ 6 per pound; perfect for grilling, steaming, and on the half-shell
Packaging: Shipped live, in shell, in an insulated container at a temperature between 35 and 45 degrees.
Taste Description: The truest taste of the ocean, our Olde Salt clams bring together a bold sea-side brininess with a smooth, clean follow-through. Grown off the coast of Chincoteague (think Misty), our Olde Salt clams are more than a classic, they're legendary.