Clams and Celery Steamed with Miso and Sake

It is a simple recipe of clams and celerysteamed with miso and sake. By adding miso, which brings a sense of ripeness and richness, it is finished with a rich and well-rounded taste. The compatibility of olive oil and miso is outstanding. The dish is excellent enjoyed with sake and eaten with a baguette. It also goes well with other seafood.
Clams and Celery Steamed with Miso and Sake
Prep Time 1 hour
Cook Time 15 minutes
Servings 2


  • 250g/8.5fl oz calms
  • 2 ribs celery
  • 1 tbsp olive oil
  • 50ml/1.7fl oz sake
  • black pepper


  • Soak the clalms in salt water for an hour.
  • Wash the clams by draining thesand and rubbing them together under running water.
  • Remove the thick fibers from celery and cut them into bite-size pieces.
  • Spread the celery in a saucepan and add the clams, olive oil and sake. Cover and put on medium heat and when it starts to boil, switch to low heat. Heat for about 3 minutes until the clams open, and turn off the heat. Melt in the miso, serve on a plate, pepper to taste.

Product used in this recipe


Organic Miso Red
17.6 oz (500 g)

Our Organic Miso Red is made from organic rice and soybeans, with bright red in color. Long fermentation process creates it distinct, deep, and rich taste, with strong miso aroma.

Contains: Soybeans

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