Pre-Ordered Fresh Air-flown Razor Clams 1kg | 🦆The Bow Tie Duck Manila

Pre-Ordered Fresh Air-flown Razor Clams 1kg

Cut-Throat Deliciousness

Hand-col­lect­ed from the beach­es of Brit­tany, most­ly in the autumn and win­ter months, these clams bring the taste and scent with them straight from the pot to your mouth.


Despite their nar­row shape, the razor clam is a pro­tein-rich addi­tion to any meal. Because they are found buried in the sand, they bring with them the scents of the sea­side. Their fla­vor and tex­ture changes from one end of the clam to the oth­er. Their meat is chewier at the bases, with a slight­ly sandy feel. The cen­ters have the sweet­est meat, slight­ly green in col­oration. And the top por­tions have a soft, white meat with a sharp tang.


Razor clams can be eat­en raw off a plate of ice, the same way oys­ters are, but they are gen­er­al­ly cooked. You can pan-fry them with a dash of lemon juice or white wine, or serve them Ă  la SĂ©toise (with herbs, toma­to, and onions, as they do in Sète in the south of France). 

As with most shell­fish, wine pair­ings depend on the dish the clams are used in. With spicy dish­es like a riga­toni with lin­guica sausages or grills with lemon-chive vinai­grette, we rec­om­mend a strong Verde­jo. Fried, go for a Ries­ling. If you use razor clams for a clas­sic clams casi­no, reach for a Sancerre. Get as cre­ative as you like!


In the town of Fin­istère, Brit­tany, shell­fish gath­er­ing has become not only a local pas­time, but a tourist attrac­tion. Razor clams are easy to gath­er. All you need is a spade. The razor clams hide in the fine sand, easy to find because of the key­hole shapes they make when they bur­row in. Sprin­kle salt into the sand and they’ll wrig­gle back out all on their own — and right into your spade or hand!


This is a pre-ordered item at The Bow Tie Duck and will only be avail­able while the pro­duc­er from over­seas is able to sup­ply and allow air-flown deliv­ery. Because this item is sub­ject to sea­son­al avail­abil­i­ty, we require a total min­i­mum quan­ti­ty of 3kg to be able to ship. If the min­i­mum is not met by our cut-off date, we will have to delay the entire ship­ment. In case of deliv­ery delays, deliv­ery can­cel­la­tions, ​“out of stock” notices, or ​“out of sea­son” notices after pur­chase, you will be con­tact­ed by our Sup­port Team. You will receive a refund or prod­uct replace­ment, or you can choose a new deliv­ery date for your item. In choos­ing to place an order, you agree to the terms and have read that this par­tic­u­lar prod­uct is not on-hand. After a short wait, you will receive your orders fresh from the source.

Storage Instructions

Store your fresh shell­fish in the fridge, keep­ing the tem­per­a­ture between 0 to 5°C. Place it in a bowl with ice at the bot­tom — or if you have the room, place ice in a large bowl, then place the shell­fish in a slight­ly small­er bowl to sit in the large one — and cov­er every­thing up with a wet paper tow­el. To enjoy them at their fresh­est, please con­sume them with­in 48 hours.

The Bow Tie Duck Guarantees

All over the world

We import from all over the world and respect the strictest international norms about the cold chain to ensure the safest and tastiest experience.

The Best Products on Earth

Our first job is to be the curators of your palate. We keep on traveling around the world, tasting and negociating products for your pleasure.

Delivery at your place

Upon order, our logistics ducks will prepare your delicacies and our delivery partner will come to you with your items in an insulated box.