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Rich Kombu Seaweed Flavour Manila Clam Miso Soup

Rich Kombu Seaweed Flavour Manila Clam Miso Soup

It's a very delicious manila clam miso soup with kombu dashi stock.

Ingredients: 5 servings

Manila clams
400 g
Kombu
5 x 5 cm
Miso
3 tablespoons
Water
1 liter
Japanese leeks
to your liking

Steps

1. Soak the kombu in 1 liter of water for at least 5 hours. If possible, leave it overnight.
2. Remove the sand and salt from the manila clams in ahead of time. Please refer to the following recipe for that. Recipe ID: 1115447
3. Add the clams into the pot with the kombu, and cook over medium heat.
4. Remove the kombu right before the water starts to boil. When it's about to boil, turn down the heat. Remove the scum that floats to the surface.
5. Transfer the clams which have opened into a tray, and remove the shells which comes off from their flesh.
6. Set aside 5 pieces of clam flesh for dashi. Keep the heat low.
7. Dissolve in the miso, and return the clams into the pot right before you're ready to eat.
8. Serve in a bowl, sprinkle with Japanese leeks, and done!

Story Behind this Recipe

It's a very delicious manila clam miso soup.