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Delicious Shijimi Clam Miso Soup

Delicious Shijimi Clam Miso Soup

The dashi gives this soup great flavor.
A comforting and filling, delicious miso soup to warm you up.

Ingredients: 2 servings

Shijimi clams (basket or freshwater clams)
200 g
Miso
to taste
Bonito dashi soup
4 cups (800 ml)
Green onions or scallions
to taste
Salt
a pinch

Steps

1. Put the shijimi clams in a bowl with plenty of water. Add a pinch of salt to degrit. Let them sit for half a day if possible, but at least for 2 hours.
2. Place the clams in a strainer to drain. Combine the bonito dashi and the clams in a pot. Turn on the heat and simmer. Be sure to properly skim off the scum.
3. Once the clams open, add the miso and dissolve. We use white miso. Sprinkle in the green onions and it's complete.

Story Behind this Recipe

This is good for the liver.