mussel and clam broth

Mussel and Clam Asian Broth

This spicy Asian broth is packed full of flavour of spice and aromatics and filled with delicious seafood. It’s the ideal choice for a low maintenance cook with maximum flavour.

Serves 4
20 minutes
Difficulty: Easy


500g mussels
500g clams
2 tbsp olive oil
1 tsp white sugar
2 shallots, finely sliced
3 cloves garlic, finely chopped
2 spring onions, finely sliced
1 inch piece ginger, peeled and grated
1 red chilli, finely sliced
1 stick lemongrass, finely chopped
3 lime lives, finely sliced
1 star anise
2 tsps fish sauce
1 lime, juiced and zested
Fresh coriander, chopped
150ml fish stock


  1. Heat oil in saucepan and add the shallots until softened
  2. Add the garlic, ginger, chilli, star anise, and lemongrass. Cook for 2 minutes
  3. Add the lime leaves, fish stock, fish sauce, sugar, and lime zest. Simmer for 3 minutes
  4. Clean the mussels well and check they’re good
  5. Increase the heat until the stock is boiling
  6. Add the mussels and clams. Stir well and place lid on for 3 minutes until all shells have opened
  7. Add the spring onion, lime juice, and chopped coriander.

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