Photo: Randy Mayor; Styling: Kellie Gerber Kelley
Total Time
17 Mins
Yield
4 servings (serving size: about 1 1/2 cups)

How to Make It

Heat oil in a large sauté pan over medium-high heat. Add onion to pan; sauté 5 minutes or until lightly browned, stirring frequently. Stir in garlic; cook 30 seconds. Add bell peppers and remaining ingredients except parsley, stirring gently. Cover and cook 4 minutes or until clams open; discard any unopened shells. Sprinkle with parsley.

Chef's Notes

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Ratings & Reviews

carolfitz's Review

juliecw
July 14, 2010
Very quick & easy -- and inexpensive this time of year when littlenecks are $3/dozen. Served over fresh linguine and it was pretty tasty. First course white bean soup with gremolata, from the same CL issue. Nice summer meal.

Laurenshana's Review

Laurenshana
April 23, 2010
I am surprised by the 3 star rating! This was excellent and I make it for guests over and over again with rave reviews. Plus, it is fairly simple to make. I added fresh clam meat in addition to the whole clams as I made this as an entree and served over linguini. Adjust the red pepper to people's tastes. I did add a little more salt and used more red peppers than the recipe states. Delicious.

AdrianaT's Review

AdrianaT
January 10, 2010
Good but a bit bland. We enjoyed it but we won't be making it again.

juliecw's Review

carolfitz
November 08, 2009
This was very easy to make and delicions. However, the clams took a lot more than 4 minutes to cook. My husband & I gobbled this up, and I would definitely make this for company. I served it over whole wheat penne with a little bit of grated Parmesan. Yum!