Cockles

$50.00 ($10.00 / lb)

5 lb Bag. 50-60 Cockles

Out of stock

Product Description

Similar to mini clams, this shell fish is fresh and delicious. Its shell has distinguished ridges that are sure to wow your guests.

With cockles, you can expect a mild yet briny flavor – a true taste of the sea. You can enjoy our cockles in a host of different ways, including:

  • Raw, on the half-shell
  • Baked
  • Grilled

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION/CARE: Product ships live. Discard cockles that have broken or still remain open after pressing on their shell. Store in refrigeration upon receipt, covered in damp towels or paper, preferably so they lie flat. DO NOT store in fresh water or ice. Do not store in airtight plastic containers or bags. Best when prepared the day of arrival, cockles will live up to 5 days in refrigeration.

Cockle Quick Facts

  • Species: Cockle (Cardiidae)
  • Catch Region: New Zealand
  • Seasonality: Year-round
  • Flavor Profile: Mild, Briny
  • Texture Profile: Delicate
  • Substitute: Littleneck clams

Available as: 5 lb bag, 10-12 ea per lb. Cockles are shipped live – All sales final on products shipped live.

Shipping and Handling (FAQ)

We prepare and pack your order the day it ships to ensure maximum freshness and quality.

We ship all perishables via priority overnight delivery. Place your order before 2 pm. est. and we can ship your order the same day!