Recipe courtesy of Mario Batali
Show: Molto Mario
Episode: Mare Mare Mare
Save Recipe Print
Brodetto di Cozze e Vongole con Bruschetta di Erbe (Steamed Clam and Mussel Soup)
Total:
1 hr 12 min
Active:
1 hr
Yield:
4 servings
Total:
1 hr 12 min
Active:
1 hr
Yield:
4 servings

Ingredients

BASIC TOMATO SAUCE:

Directions

1/2 cup basic tomato sauce, recipe follows;

Place a 12 to 14-inch saute pan over medium high heat and heat the oil until smoking. Add the scallions, the garlic and the chili flakes and cook until soft and light golden brown, about 1 minute. Add the clams and mussels and stir to mix. Add the wine and tomato sauce, cover and cook until clams and mussels are all open, about 5 to 6 minutes. Meanwhile, grill or toast the bread until quite dark. Remove and drizzle with extra virgin olive oil. Sprinkle with chopped herbs and some coarse salt. Remove lid from clam pan, add parsley and stir through. Divide the broth, the clams and the mussels among 4 bowls, top with bruschetta and serve.;

BASIC TOMATO SAUCE:

In a 3-quart saucepan, heat the olive oil over medium heat. Add the onion and garlic and cook until soft and light golden brown, about 8 to 10 minutes. Add the thyme and carrot and cook 5 minutes more, until the carrot is quite soft. Add the tomatoes and juice and bring to a boil, stirring often. Lower the heat and simmer for 30 minutes until as thick as hot cereal. Season with salt and serve. This sauce holds 1 week in the refrigerator or up to 6 months in the freezer. Yield: 4 cups;

Trending Videos 6 Videos

Get the recipe

Grilled Sheet Pan Paella 00:48

A grill and a sheet pan are all you need to whip up paella for a crowd.

Similar Topics:

IDEAS YOU'LL LOVE

Arroz con Pollo

Recipe courtesy of Melissa d'Arabian

Thai Red Curry Mussels

Recipe courtesy of Bobby Flay

Roasted Tomato Basil Soup

Recipe courtesy of Ina Garten

Parker's Split Pea Soup

Recipe courtesy of Ina Garten

Lentil Vegetable Soup

Recipe courtesy of Ina Garten

Almost-Famous Broccoli-Cheddar Soup

Recipe courtesy of Food Network Kitchen

Senate Bean Soup

Recipe courtesy of Food Network Kitchen

Orecchiette with Broccoli Rabe, Clams and Sweet Italian Sausage

Recipe courtesy of Tyler Florence

Best Tomato Soup Ever

Recipe courtesy of Ree Drummond

Browse Reviews By Keyword

          On TV

          The Pioneer Woman

          9:30am | 8:30c

          The Pioneer Woman

          1:30pm | 12:30c

          Chopped

          2pm | 1c

          Chopped

          3pm | 2c

          Chopped

          4pm | 3c

          Chopped

          5pm | 4c

          Chopped

          6pm | 5c

          Chopped

          7pm | 6c

          Chopped

          8pm | 7c

          Chopped

          9pm | 8c
          On Tonight
          On Tonight

          Chopped

          10pm | 9c

          Chopped

          11pm | 10c

          Chopped

          12am | 11c

          Chopped

          1am | 12c

          Chopped

          2am | 1c

          Chopped

          3am | 2c

          Get Cooking

          Food Network Apps

          In the Kitchen

          Get over 70,000 FN recipes on all your mobile devices.

          Facebook Messenger

          Ask our bot for recipes, meal ideas and daily food trivia.