Recipes Shellfish


grilled limpets on a griddle pan

Grilled Limpets with Green Mojo

Apparently, one of the local’s favourite choices to start a meal, grilled limpets are very popular in both the Canary Islands and Madeira. Seasoned with garlic and butter and served straight from the grill with lemon on the side.

Catch It and Cook It – Razor Clams

Razor clams are an edible species of shellfish which gets their common name from their resemblance to an old fashioned cut-throat razor.

sizzling prawns

Sizzling Prawns with Garlic

Simple authentic Spanish sizzling prawns with garlic. This has to be one of the most popular tapas dishes ever.

clams with garlic and lemon

Clams à Bulhao Pato

Raimundo António de Bulhão Pato Portuguese Clams à Bulhao Pato are named after the 19th century poet, Raimundo António de Bulhão Pato. So enamoured was Pato by the light and fresh seafood dish he regularly wrote about it in his work. On the Algarve These clams bring back many fond […]

mussels on barbeque

Barbequed Mussels

This recipe from the spruce Eats for quick and easy barbequed mussels, even on a disposable one!


Folkestone and Winkles

A plate of seafood with shrimp, winkles and brown crab was a common tradition on a Sunday evening, which meant Sunday afternoons were spent foraging.