Scrub the mussels and clams, discarding any whose shells are gaping open or seem lifeless when you squeeze them.
Four or five minutes later, add the clams, then the mussels and prawns, and stir in the saffron strands.
The shop also has a wide range of seafood including tiger prawns, mussels , sea bream and breaded crab claws.
Add the vegetables, watercress and shelled mussels and clams to this, season to taste and serve.
Soak the clams and the mussels in a big pot of cold water for an hour or two.
To this she added most of a can of tomatoes and a touch of cream, and the mussels were put in to steam.
Meanwhile Andrew lived simply on a diet of mussels and whelks and the occasional boiled crab that bubbled in the pot.
Remove the heads and shells from the prawns and shell the mussels .
I actually like rocks because you can find lots of stuff in them like mussels and crabs and shellfish.
Why couldn't they be farmed, like oysters, or grown on ropes, like mussels ?