Cannolicchi: Nutritional Properties and Cooking

What are razor clams Cannolicchio , cappalunga and cannello are the common names of a bivalve mollusc belonging to the Solenidae family and the Solen genus (Species S. marginatus ). In reality there is not just one type of razor clam, but the one we have mentioned is certainly the most widespread. Razor clams are also foods of animal origin that belong to the fundamental food group . Classifiable among fish products , they…

Canestrelli – Sea Scallops

Genera and Species Canestrelli are foods of animal origin that can be classified as fishery products . Also known as sea scallops, they belong to the Phylum of Molluscs , more precisely to the Class of Bivalves (or Lamellibranchs), the same as mussels , clams , cockles , scallops , sea dates and oysters ). There are various types of baskets and unifying the description would represent an unreliable simplification; in fact, beyond the “fairly”…

Squid

Generality Squid are fishery products widely distributed throughout the planet, very similar to squid but classified by modern systematics in a totally different way. There are many genera and species of squid, but the so-called “European” one (despite also being present in the north-eastern Atlantic Ocean) is included in the Phylum of Molluscs , Class Cephalopods, Order Teuthida, family Loliginidae, Genus Loligo ,…