Deep Sea Clam Pie
Written by Emma Knowles Cross
Recipe found in my cookbook "Flavors of Cape Cod"
How to Make Deep Sea Clam Pie
- Pre-heat oven to 450 degrees F.
Fry out salt pork in iron fry pan. Add butter, blend in flour, add clam broth. Cook until broth is thickened. Grind meaty portion of clams, leaving out stomachs. Throw ground clams in pot with broth. Season with pepper. Cook slowly for 10 minutes.
- Line deep pie dish with rich pastry. Put in clam mixture, cover with top crust, and surround with twist of crust. Bake in pre-heated oven, 450 degrees F for 15 minutes.
Reduce heat to 350 degrees and bake 15 minutes longer.