The easiest clams casino recipe using only 5 ingredients and one sheet pan. The perfect elegant appetizer to serve at a party or a quick light meal for a busy weeknight. 
The BEST 5 ingredient Clams Casino
Prep Time
5 mins
Cook Time
8 mins
Total Time
13 mins
 

The easiest clams casino recipe using only 5 ingredients and one sheet pan. The perfect elegant appetizer to serve at a party or a quick light meal for a busy weeknight. 

Course: Appetizer
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Appetizer, Clams, Seafood
Servings: 6 servings
Calories: 51 kcal
Author: AbraPappa
Ingredients
  • 24 little neck clams
  • 2 tbsp finely chopped shallot
  • 1 tsp freshly ground black pepper
  • 2 tbsp panko breadcrumbs
  • 2 strips bacon cut into 24 pieces
  • lemon wedges
Instructions
  1. Wash the clams and carefully shuck them. Alternatively, ask your fishmonger to shuck them for you (see notes for tips on shucking). Place opened clams on a large sheet tray.

  2. Add a sprinkle of finely chopped shallot to each clam and a grind of fresh black pepper, followed by a pinch of panko breadcrumbs, and finally top with a piece of bacon.

  3. Place in broiler for 8 minutes or until bacon is crispy.

  4. Serve immediately with lemon wedges

Recipe Notes
Nutrition Facts
The BEST 5 ingredient Clams Casino
Amount Per Serving (4 clams)
Calories 51 Calories from Fat 27
% Daily Value*
Fat 3g5%
Saturated Fat 1g6%
Cholesterol 7mg2%
Sodium 123mg5%
Potassium 21mg1%
Carbohydrates 3g1%
Protein 2g4%
Vitamin A 25IU1%
Calcium 9mg1%
Iron 0.3mg2%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.