Shellfish recipes

Shellfish recipes to try at home, including Raymond Blanc's mussels in white wine, the Hairy Bikers' prawn curry and Valentine Warner's crayfish scampi.

Looking for more ways to cook fish? Get inspiration from our fish recipe collection.


  • Clams with sherry and serrano ham

    Clams with sherry and serrano ham

    Omar Allibhoy's clams is a simple recipe cooked with garlic, spicy pimento and shallots

  • Crab cakes

    Crab cakes

    Crab cake, served with a tomato and lemon mayonnaise, are easy to make in no time at all, great served with salad

  • Pasta with chorizo and mussels

    Pasta with chorizo and mussels

    Pasta with chorizo and mussels from Jose Pizarro is a hearty dish with lots of flavour

  • Moules marinière

    Moules marinière

    Raymond Blanc's moules marinière is a simple recipe, perfect for sharing at dinner parties as a starter or main

  • Razor clam mezze

    Razor clam mezze

    Serve Rachel Khoo's razor clams two ways as a dinner party starter that's guaranteed to impress

  • Seafood chowder

    Seafood chowder

    Signe Johansen's seafood chowder is a luxury version of the classic dish with prawns, clams, mussels and cod

  • Seafood platter

    Seafood platter

    Rick Stein's seafood platter doesn't take long to prepare but is a showstopper of a dish for special occasions

  • Crab linguine

    Crab linguine

    Crab linguine, from Norwegian seafood, is so quick and easy, perfect for a midweek supper or a simple dinner party recipe

  • Lobster with grapefruit butter

    Lobster with grapefruit butter

    Mark Sargeant combines lobster meat, lemony potatoes and coriander for a delectable main course

  • King prawn curry

    King prawn curry

    The Hairy Bikers' king prawn curry is based on the dishes of Kerala - it's quick to make and a real crowd pleaser dish