Cioppino
Servings Prep Time
4-8people 20minutes
Cook Time
1hour
Servings Prep Time
4-8people 20minutes
Cook Time
1hour
Instructions
  1. 1. Detach the legs and claws from the bodies of the Dungeness Crabs. 2. Place the clams in a pan with 1 cup of wine and steam covered for 5 minutes or until the clams open. 3. Remove clams from shell. 4. Save the clam and wine juice. 5. Heat oil in a large pot. 6. Saute onion, garlic, and herbs for about 5 minutes. 7. Add the bourbon or brandy for flavor. 8. Add tomatoes, tomato sauce, remaining wine, and clam juice. 9. Simmer for 20 minutes. 10. Add fish, scallops, prawns, and crabs. 11. Simmer for 5 minutes. DO NOT STIR. 12. Add the clams and heat for 2 minutes. Serve the Cioppino from the pot!
Recipe Notes

When I make this recipe I leave my clams in their shell.  I also add some mussels too.