Little-neck clam

(Zool.) the quahog, or round clam.

See also: Little

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Effects of reduced salinity and seston availability on growth of the New Zealand little-neck clam Austrovenus stutchburyi.
The day's menu included steamed lobsters with clarified butter, clam chowder, grilled little-neck clams with compound butter, grilled chicken wings with habanero barbecue sauce, chicken with broccoli and ziti, mango-glazed grilled chicken, sausages with onions and peppers, corn-on-the-cob, a cheese board, antipasto salad and corn bread with tiramisu, miniature cannolis.
Mussels' rich taste of the sea goes beautifully with spicy-sweet curries like this one, but you can also make the dish with little-neck clams or a mixture of the two.