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.