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Pacific Northwest Suffers After China Bans Shellfish Imports

Pacific Northwest Suffers After China Bans Shellfish Imports

| December 26, 2013 | 0 Comments

Earlier this month, China imposed a ban on shellfish imports from most of the U.S. West Coast after finding two bad clams. The move is hitting Washington state particularly hard. State agencies estimate businesses there are losing as much as $600,000 a week.

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Jacques Pepin Cooking Tips: How to Clean Mussels

Jacques Pepin Cooking Tips: How to Clean Mussels

| January 7, 2012 | 0 Comments

Chef Jacques Pépin demonstrates how to clean and prepare mussels. He is joined by his daughter, Claudine on the set of his TV series Essential Pépin.

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The Communal Pot: Seafood and Soup among the San Juan Islands

The Communal Pot: Seafood and Soup among the San Juan Islands

| September 23, 2007 | 0 Comments

Old friends and wedding parties and extended families have a way of creating memorable meals. Place them all in a gorgeous locale overflowing with fresh ingredients — say the San Juan Islands on the Puget Sound during the last weeks of summer — and even the simplest pot of soup becomes sublime. We were gathered […]

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