When buying them fresh, bivalves should still be alive.
How to tell when shellfish is fresh
Farming has made shellfish available year-round.
Crabs and lobster are decapods - they have ten legs
There are 4,500 different species of crab on the planet
Learn about sustainable seafood
Keep fresh shellfish alive until you are ready to eat it.
The difference between a shrimp and a prawn is in the claws. Prawns have 3 pairs and shrimp have 2.